Guitarist and composer Lawson Rollins has received worldwide attention through his critically-acclaimed, Billboard Top 10-selling solo albums, multiple Billboard Top 30 jazz radio hits, eclectic collaborations with Grammy Award winning artists from around the globe, and sensational performance videos which have been seen by millions of broadcast television and internet viewers to date, including nearly 8 million alone on YouTube.
Lawson's genre-defying sound on the guitar has earned him rave reviews in the media: Guitar Player Magazine states, He possesses ungodly classical chops, with dazzling speed, uncanny accuracy, and a beautifully delicate touch, while MusicWeb describes Lawson as one of the most accomplished and creative World Fusion guitarists on the planet today.
Billboard Top World Music Album Sales Chart - "Full Circle"
Billboard Top 30 Smooth Jazz Radio Single - "Moonlight Samba" from
Billboard Top 30 Smooth Jazz Radio Single - "Infinita" from Infinita
Billboard Top 30 Smooth Jazz Radio Single - "Daybreak" from Elevation
Billboard Top 30 Smooth Jazz Radio Single - "Flight" from Full Circle
Custom made Pedro Maldonado and Lester Devoe nylon
Endorsed by La Bella Strings and LR Baggs pickup systems
Guitar Player Magazine: He possesses ungodly classical chops, with dazzling
speed, uncanny accuracy, and a beautifully delicate touch...Lawson
incorporates jazz, Brazilian, Latin, and world music influences into his
complex musical stew, making for an intriguing listen.
Jazziz Magazine writes: Rollins continues to refine his cross- cultural
blending, as he musically travels from Havana to Cape Town to his own
Piedmont region. The rousing opener, Rumba del Sol, provides a promise of
the masterful string work to follow.
Vintage Guitar Magazine writes: Lawson's take on the genre features fiery
guitar chops and lush, full-bodied orchestrations...Lawson's highly polished
approach to guitar playing will impress anyone who appreciates a player with
a broad creative palette and finely honed technical expertise.
Music Web Express states: One of the preeminent acoustic guitarists in