When Country Was Cool
Growing up in East Texas, Jared Lostracco picked up is love for music listening to his father's country records. In high school, LoStracco learned to play the guitar from his older brother and quickly started playing his favorites songs from Texas artists such as Willie Nelson and Pat Green. LoStracco started writing songs while attending the United States Naval Academy and played those songs and others for friends on campus and in local bars. Here, LoStracco also began incorporating folk and contemporay musical styles along with his country roots. Before long, LoStracco developed a unique sound that can find a home in nearly everyone's music collection. Recently Jared was selected as a 2005 Los Angeles Music Award winner. His song 'Angel' was voted Country Single Of The Year.