Scott Lawson

Scott Lawson


How many rock singers have soul? How many soul singers can rock? Armed with a Dobro steel guitar and a Gibson Flying V... Scott Lawson rocks with a kind of soul unheard of in ages!


Scott Lawson got his first taste of playing music onstage at the age of 19; when he briefly sang for several months with a group that featured a member of the legendary Muddy Waters Blues Band. Afterwards, Scott's interest in music then went from rock bands like Led Zeppelin & the Allman Brothers; to the more esoteric and varied territories of delta blues, and other forms of American roots music. Scott has shared the stage with, or performed in support of: Roomfull of Blues; Marianne Faithfull; Peter Wolf; Doc Watson; Mick Jones & Rick Willis of Foreigner; Ricky Scaggs; Tiny Tim; Martina McBride; Sleepy LaBeef; Luka Bloom; Texas; Luther "Guitar JR" Johnson; Jimmy Dale Gilmore; Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen.

In the rock band Mambo Sons: Scott has recorded and released three critically acclaimed indepentent CD's. Their sophomore CD "Play Some Rock & Roll!" was named "Best Independent Release" by NY Rock Magazine. Their latest CD, "Racket Of Three" was named "Record of The Year" in Thailand. All over the world: Fans in Germany, Japan, Croatia, Sweden and the UK write to the band thru their website (

With the pop band Orange Crush ( Scott uses his steel trap musical memory to conjure up all of the hit songs from the 1980s. Since 2002: Orange Crush with Scott Lawson has been perennially named Best Cover Band by the readers of the Valley Advocate.

With the Americana music project Zip Cody: Scott's original songs are soulful, tuneful and harken back to an age where iPods were better known as truckstop jukeboxes.


Mambo Sons (1999)

Mambo Sons "Play Some Rock & Roll" (2002)

Mambo Sons "Racket Of Three" (2005)

Set List

*I Forgot To Mention
*Cigarettes and Wine
*Feeling Better Now
*Losing End Cafe
*November Song
*Pretty Soon
*Not All Here
*One More Joint
*Nothing Left To Talk About
*Candy City
*Sunday Morning
*I Deserve Everything
*House of Cards
*When You Sleep Tonight
*Dotted Lines
*General Help Blues
*Landlord Blues
*Throwin' It In
*Stuck Inside of You
*Nervous Wreck
*Is The Rain Gonna Fall?
*A Torch For You