Nashville, TN, USA
Lance Allen is a fingerstyle guitarist who has won awards both in US and international competitions. He is a composer and teacher and one of the most-streamed solo acoustic fingerstyle guitarists in the world. In 2008, the Thumbpickers Hall of Fame inducted Lance awarding their Horizon Award for dedication to the art by performing and teaching. In 2019, Lance was a featured subject matter expert in the music business book “Music Business Survival Manual”.
This “King of Spotify” has released over 130 songs, opened for Tommy Emmanuel, has over one thousand videos on YouTube of performances, lessons, and product reviews, and thousands of video demos of fine guitars for Guitar Gallery.
Tommy Emmanuel named him Guitar Lancer and Peter Frampton said Lance is one “mean guitarist.” His product endorsements have included Takamine Guitars, Bose, Gretch Guitars, and Handmade Marchione Guitars, among others.
Many years of practice, persistence, and nonstop improvising has led Lance to the