An internationally recognized musician with a wide-reaching and loyal fan base, Brown first came to national prominence
when she was asked by Alison Krauss to join her band Union Station in 1989. Brown had already made a name for herself prior
to that by performing extensively with fiddler Stuart Duncan, and on occasional pick-up sessions with artists such as Vince Gill,
Byron Berline and John Hickman.
Alison with a Nechville Meteor electric banjo and with Tom Nechville & Dogwood Dave
Alison contacted me in may, 2012 and asked me to make a guitar strap for the Consul General of Japan, Mr. Hiroshi Sato for a gift. She wanted a soft black English Tooling Leather strap, lined with elk skin with the traditional Japanese cherry blossoms and the Tennessee flag. It is the Pickin' style strap with latigo tanned buffalo leather ends. Here it is:
You can check out Alison's website at: www.compassrecords.com