University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Mark Andes Collection

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Andes, Mark
Title: Mark Andes Collection
Abstract: Mark Andes played bass guitar for Canned Heat, Spirit, Jo Jo Gunne, Firefall, and Heart. Collection includes papers, CDs, and photographs documenting his career.
Accession No.: AR 2007-178
Extent: 3 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Mark Andes is an American musician, known for his work as a bassist with Spirit, Firefall, Heart, and Mirabal. He was born February 19, 1948, in Philadelphia. Andes currently lives in Austin and plays with Ian McLagan and the Bump Band, Alejandro Escovedo, Jo Carol Pierce, and Three Balls of Fire.

Scope and Contents

Papers, DVD, CDs, and photographs documenting Mark Andes’ career.


Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Index Terms

Andes, Mark.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Mark Andes Collection, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Detailed Description of the Papers



2.325/F85a Papers, DVD, CDs, and photographs documenting Andes’ career.