Lead Vocals, Mandolin, GuitarShalo Lee is a singer/songwriter from River Falls, WI. Upon being taught by her 12 year old sister to sing at the age of 18 months, she began building her life as an artist. After auditioning and getting her first paying job for the legendary Jim Owen at the Micky Gilley Theatre in Branson MO, she went on to front countless regional bands, win numerous vocal competitions, and perform throughout the country and beyond. Her most recent live bands include co-fronting Mick Sterling and the Irresistibles, her Americana project, Shalo Lee and Northern Southern, and of course her most recent ensemble, The Shalo Lee Band. She is currently recording her first original album, due out January of 2014. Shalo lives a happy, grateful, and modest life in Northeast Minneapolis.
Lead Guitar, Lead VocalsLarry's playing has been influenced by a diverse musical spectrum since first being introduced to the guitar by his brother - from country to rock to blues. Originally from Mankato, he's played professionally with numerous successful regional bands including: The MLC Band, Heartbreak Pass, The Hand Picked Band, The Tourists, Plum Lazy and Trelys. Larry's passion for playing, singing and performing live is obvious from the moment he steps on stage.
DrumsAaron Clarksean accompanies the beautiful and superbly talented Shalo lee by hitting wooden canisters and metal discs with wooden sticks. All in a semi-organized fashion
Protecting the groove, the Minnesota native Aaron Clarksean has a very dynamic, diverse, expressive and high energy approach to his playing. Aaron toured extensively with numerous bands and solo artists while living in Nashville for 5 years. Since returning to Minnesota in 2005 he has not stopped. He has also appeared on countless albums working as a studio musician.
Fiddle, Mandolin, Vocals
Lead Vocals, Guitar