Lottie And Allen have been extensively performing as a country music duo around the world together since 2010. Their set includes a mix of traditional and modern country along with a few line dance favourites guaranteed to get your toes tapping.
With Lottie providing lead vocals and a passion for country they have performed in hotels, cruise ships, clubs and cabaret all over the world. Allen’s excellent harmonies and first class lead guitar and pedal-steel abilities have seen him touring across the UK and worldwide in bands such as Redwing and Sahara Red.
He also worked with the talented Frank Yonco & The Everglades in the 70s, touring and appearing on the TV show New Faces. His love of music and session playing has seen him alongside session industry with greats such as Albert Lee and Shania Twain. This duo is available for any event and occasion – anywhere – subject to availability and fee expenses.
Modern Country Lottie and Allen
Country music often consists of ballads and dance tunes with generally simple forms, folk lyric and harmonies accompanied by mostly string instruments such as banjos, electric and acoustic guitars, steel guitars (such as pedal steels and dobros) and fiddles as well as harmonicas.
Blues modes have been used extensively throughout it’s recorded history.
According to Lindsey Starnes, the term gained popularity in the 1940s in preference to the earlier term hillbilly music; it came to encompass Western music, which evolved parallel to hillbilly from similar roots, in the mid-20th century. (Wikipedia)
Listen to the duo on Mixcloud.