Albert Lee needs no introduction to Country Music & Rock fans. He was voted Guitar Player Magazine’s “Best Country Guitar Picker” five times, he has received two consecutive nominations for a Grammy Award in the “Best Instrumental” category and in October 1995 received a coveted Gold Badge Award from B.A.S.C.A (the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors). In 1997 Albert was given a Lifetime Achievement Award by B.C.M.A. (The British Country Music Association). Albert has earned the world-wide respect of artists, musicians and fans alike bridging across many different styles. He is truly a musician’s musician. His impeccable pedigree stretches over many years both touring and recording.
Albert has excited audiences for many years as a member of Chris Farlowe’s Thunderbirds, Country Fever, Head Hands and Feet, Eric Clapton’s band, Emmylou Harris’s Hotband, and The Crickets. Albert has appeared and recorded with numerous other artists including, Glen Campbell, Dave Edmunds, Dolly Parton, Bobby Bare, Joan Armatrading, Ricky Scaggs, Joe Cocker, Willie Nelson, Linda Rondstsdt, Rodney Crowell and Travis Tritt. Albert has been a popular member of The Everly Brothers Band and toured extensively with them since their re-union in 1983. He is a member of Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings both touring and recording with the band. Albert fronts his own band Hogan’s Heroes, some of the best known Rock ‘n’ Roll and Country pickers in Great Britain.