Shawn Lane is a three-time Grammy Nominee and 28-time IBMA Award winner. An explosive singer and instrumentalist, Lane is also a respected songwriter, and was nominated as 2015 IBMA Songwriter of the Year. At Clemson University, Shawn serves as the director of the bluegrass program, head of the bluegrass ensemble Tigertown Roots and teaches commercial songwriting. He is joined by Richard Bennett, a respected guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. Bennett appeared on J.D. Crowe's 1995 album "Flashback," which was nominated for two Grammy Awards. His projects have garnered radio airplay across the musical genres of bluegrass, folk and Americana. Shawn and Richard started writing songs together in 2019. After writing a few unique songs that naturally fit a duet-style execution, the two decided to spread their musical wings with a duo project showcasing their songwriting, instrumental and vocal chops.