The Lonesome Brothers formed in 1985, and have been alt-country / Americana favorites since before the terms Alt-country and Americana were coined. The Lonesome Brothers are fronted by Ray Mason on bass and Jim Armenti on guitar and backed by former Scud Mountain Boy Tom Shea on drums. Ray and Jim have played on recordings by Cheri Knight, Ware River Club, J Mascis, Lloyd Cole, Cliff Eberhardt, Reed Foehl, Steve westfield, Wolf Krakowski and many others. The Lonesome Brothers appeared on Prairie Home companion and at the 2007 Newport Folk Festival, and have opened shows for Carlene Carter, NRBQ, Steve Forbert, Billy Jo Shaver, Freedy Johnston, Laura Cantrell, Cry Cry Cry, Junior Brown, the Bottle Rockets, Fred Eaglesmith, the Flatlanders and many others. The Last CD is the Lonesome Brothers\' seventh full-length album and it joins the long list of solo records, singles and side projects that make up their well-respected musical catalog.