BYRON ISAACS records and tours with The Lumineers, contributing bass and vocals to their platinum-selling Cleopatra and their current album III. His band with guitarist Peter Cole, Lost Leaders, released a third album, Promises Promises, in March 2019. The band enjoys radio play and performs in the New York City area.
Isaacs was one of the six founders of Ollabelle, played bass for Levon Helm’s famous Midnight Rambles and played on both of Helm’s Grammy-winning albums (writing the song “Calvary” on Dirt Farmer). Isaacs played and toured with Amy Helm, producing her first solo album Didn’t It Rain. In June 2018, Isaacs released his debut solo album, Disappearing Man, to rave reviews. In addition, Isaacs has recorded and/or performed with Willie Nelson, Joan Baez, Bruce Springsteen, Patti Scialfa, Roseanne Cash, Jackson Browne, Nina Nastasia, Ryan Adams, Chris Smither, Richard Shindell, Mary Fahl, The Weight Band, and Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams.