Lonestar Stout take a fresh look at the traditional sounds of Celtic and American folk-roots music.
Veteran musicians, Jed Marum, Hugh Morrison and Kendall Rogers bring a mix of original and traditional music to the stage – with powerful vocals, superlative musicianship and an easy humor. They shine in performance presenting the music and heritage of Scotland, Ireland and America.
- Jed Marum provides the main vocals and plays guitar and banjo with the Lonestar Stout. He has released 9 albums for Boston Road Records since 1999 and those albums play regularly on broadcast radio, in television and films around the world. Jed is known around the US as a fine singer, songwriter and musician,
- Born in the town of Wick and raised in the north of Scotland, Hugh Morrison studied button accordion under the nationally known accordion masters, Ali MacGregor & Jimmy Shand. Since moving to the US, Hugh plays at many Scottish, Irish and Celtic Festivals all over North America. He has released 4 albums since arriving in Houston. Lately he has been joining Boston’s Celtic Punk band “The Street Dogs” on stage.
- Originally from Kentucky, Kendall Rogers has become one of the finest and most in-demand piano accompanists in Texas. In addition to keyboards, Kendall plays bodhran, whistles and piano accordion with Lonestar Stout. Kendall is a central figure in the Contra dance scene, and plays as often as he can for the dances all over the States, as well as working with Hugh, Jed and a number of other Celtic musicians.