Andy Badale is Angelo Daniel Badalamenti (b. March 22, 1937, in Brooklyn, NY). As the Andy Badale Orchestra, he scored a number 93 country hit with "Nashville Beer Garden" in 1980. In the '90s, he has been known under his real name as a composer of scores for television and film, especially the work of director David Lynch, notably Twin Peaks. ~ William Ruhlmann, Rovi