Honest, American Rock music; Last One Picked engages the audience and makes each appearance an event to remember. Our music is energetic, thoughtful and from the heart.
LAST ONE PICKED fuses original Rock, Blues and Country into a high energy blend of real, original American Rock music. With melodic, story-based material, and exciting live performances, there’s a bit of something for everyone at a LAST ONE PICKED performance. Influenced by early material from Tom Petty, Counting Crows, Gin Blossoms and others, LAST ONE PICKED material feels real and comfortable.
Singer/songwriter Chip Johnson fronted headlining acts in Southern California during the hard rock fueled 80’s and 90’s. When Johnson moved north and started LAST ONE PICKED, the hard edged, prog-rock material felt phony and contrived. All the material and half the band was scraped for the present style, which Johnson describes as “faux-alt-country rock”; rural and honest, hard driving and fun, but more in tune with m