Country Lou Watson, the talented singer/songwriter from Austin, Texas, sings about Love and
Humor that relates to anyone that listens to his music. Lou combines his knowledge of working
class American life with his ability to communicate lyrics with grace and effortless confidence.
He’s worked alongside regular folks from coast to coast and performed country music for
thousands of people cut from the same cloth. He transfers a confidence into people that make
them feel good about themselves.
Following the Traditional Country Formula, Country Lou Watson has kept with the basics with
his tunes, relying on his own style and real personality and catchy guitar rhythms. Country Lou
Watson has an advance degree in real life and his personality is larger than life. He understands
how a good song can touch people’s lives and speaks to their hearts.
As an entertainer who toiled out of the limelight in Texas Barrooms and County Fairs, he knows
how listeners react to a from the heart performance. Crowds are amazed with his ability to
communicate lyrics in Spanish as well as English.
A real life Cowboy who is 6’ 4 ˝” tall, Lou grew up on his parents South Texas Ranch in a large
family of eight brothers and one sister. When talking about his family, he notes “My parents
raised us with the philosophy that we can be anything we want to be in life if we want it badly
enough. When you have a goal and a dream, you have patience and you never stop until you get
Country Lou Watson once had a fan say “Meeting Country Lou Watson is like drinking a fresh
cup of coffee in the morning”.
Country Lou Watson earned the opportunity to appear with Mel Tillis, Conway Twitty, Gene
Watson, and Johnny Russell. Lou’s professional training includes acting, taught by Hollywood
Actress Arlene Golonka from the Andy Griffith Show and Matlock. Country Lou Watson also had
the opportunity to perform in a movie with Lori Morgan “The Stranger Beside Me”.
When reflecting back on his past experience, Country Lou Watson explains, “Country Music has
always been an influence on me” It’s what I always thought life was about, the ups and downs,
the good and the bad, the ability to pick you up and brush yourself off.
Country Lou Watson was selected out of about 2500 entries to be one of the only 72 acts to
appear on season 3 of The Shotgun Red Variety Show on RFD-TV which will be viewed by
over a million and half viewers nationwide soon.
Country Lou Watson was in Nashville, Tennessee on February 14, 2013 and performed at the
Texas Troubadour Theater with the Shotgun Red Variety Show. Lee Greenwood and other
music artist performed along with Country Lou Watson.
Country Lou Watson released two cd’s “Lone Star State Of Mind” October 09, 2012 and “I
Can Almost See Texas From Here” February 14, 2013.