Lost John is a country singer and songwriter with firm roots in the great Texas Honky Tonk and Western Swing traditions. Since 1980, he has made his home in and around Austin and has honed his craft in the hill country honky tonks and dancehalls. John plays guitar and piano, and operates a small recording studio. Over the years, he is proud to have worked with many of Texas’ finest songwriters and musicians. His CD, “Don’t Make Me Laugh (While I’m Drinkin’),” features several great Austin-area musicians, including legendary Texas fiddler and mandolinist Johnny Gimble, guitarist Boomer Norman and pedal steel player Bobby Snell. Click “The Record” for more info and reviews. To purchase the CD, click on MyTexasMusic or Honky Tonkin Music.
With Pete Mitchell & Gerry Burns @ Giddy Ups
With Legendary Texas Songwriter Billy Joe Shaver
“Don’t Make Me Laugh (While I’m Drinkin’)” was listed in the top 25 on the “Roots Country Chart” for 13 consecutive weeks. We’ve also received some great reviews, including Take Country Back, Rockzillaworld, Austin Americana, Miss Lana’s Texicana Music Central, Austin Chronicle, 3rd Coast Music, No Depression, Twangdemonium, Country Standard Time, Ctrl.Alt.Country (Dutch) and Le Cri du Coyote (French) (Click for reviews)