Irv Lyons Jr.
2010 - SAMMY Award Winner Best Americana CD w/ Fabulous Ripcords
2013 - SAMMY Nominated Best Blues Album w/ Fabulous Ripcords
2014 - NAMMY Nominated National Award w/ Fabulous Ripcords
2016 - Akademia Music Awards Best Rock/R&B Album
2017 - SAMMY Nominated for 'Doing It All'
New album "Wonderland" released to rave reviews!!
"A NAMMY or GRAMMY nomination does not seem like too much to hope for." RockWired Magazine
"I Love The Night" released reviews!
Syracuse New Times
In The Mailbag, Mark Bialczak
To download any of his originals go to: http://www.reverbnation.com/nativeman
Irv Lyons Jr. is a talented vocalist and guitar player with a distinctive sound rooted in Latin influenced jazz and straight ahead country and blues. Irv is a major contributor of original material for his other band the Fabulous Ripcords including straight ahead blues, instrumentals, Latin, and roots rockers. He has opened up for Dickie Betts, Grammy Winner Joanne Shenandoah and NAMMY winner Jana. Irv won a SAMMY with the Fabulous Ripcords for best Americana CD in 2010. Irv Lyons Jr. covers everything from Blues, Rock to Funk.