Lou Ford, a music group located in Charlotte, NC, named itself following a personality from a Jim Thompson book. The imaginary Lou Ford was somebody comprised of numerous layers, where everything you noticed on the top wasn’t actually the entire tale. The musical Lou Ford loves to explain itself the same manner. Initially, viewers and critics dubbed them nation. Underneath, bandmembers state, they are really is even more pop-oriented. The only real things remotely nation concerning the group, based on guitarist and vocalist Alan Edwards, will be the bandmembers’ smooth Southern drawls. Before developing Lou Ford in Charlotte along with his sibling Chad Edwards, Alan Edwards was an associate of Chocolates U.S.A. in NY, alongside Julian Koster. Alan Edwards was a experienced tourist who spent amount of time in many claims, including Virginia, Georgia, and NY. On his moves through NEW YORK, he became familiar with bass participant Tag Lynch while both had been going to a Backsliders display. Viewing the makings of the music group in his developing companionship with Lynch, he asked his sibling to relocate from Georgia to NEW YORK. Ultimately they added Darrell Ussery on drums and John Morris on body organ. Morris previously was an associate of Seriously Thunderchild. The band’s current lineup includes Alan Edwards and Chad Edwards, both of whom sing and play acoustic guitar; Ussery on drums; Jason Atkins on body organ and piano; and Jeffrey Larish on bass. At once, the music group also included Shawn Lynch, who was simply not linked to Mark Lynch.