2 Lonesome- Eclectic Americana, Country, Bluegrass, Blues, R&B and Rock 'n Roll. The best of the American songbook. Close harmonies, humorous stories, and foot tappin’ music!
Tom Benson-lead vocals, harmony vocals, resonator slide guitar, mandolin, guitar
JoAnn Sifo-lead vocals, harmony vocals, Appalachian dulcimer, Autoharp, guitar
The 2 Lonesome duo are also the core members of Tom Benson and the Dyer Switch Band. They are New York State Country Music Hall of Fame inductees, have been nominated Bluegrass Band of the Year by the Northeast Country Music Association and have appeared at many bluegrass festivals and coffeehouses through out the Northeast, Southeast and Mid West. Their latest CD, Family Business, received a rave review from Bluegrass Unlimited magazine.
Reviews: "I could not have asked for a better guest on my show", WQSU DJ Larry Walters; "They offered authentic rustic music rendered with grit and vigor…", Eric Smith, Metroland; "…impressed with the quality performance…", The Suncook Valley Sun