Artist Biography Available in: "Lanie Lane" is the stage name of Lanier Stefanie Myra Johnston, an Australian blues-jazz singer-songwriter and guitarist.
Lanie (pronounced "Lannie") Lane was born on 11 February 1987 as Lanier Stefanie Myra Johnston and grew up in Sydney. From the age of 12 years, Lane was taught guitar by her father and older brother.
Lane has a quirky 1950s dress sense and her music draws inspiration from 1930s to 1950s Americana. Her backing band includes Zoe Hauptman on bass guitar and double bass, Paul Derricott (ex-The Rhino Factory) on drums, Aidan Roberts (Belles Will Ring, The Maple Trail) on electric guitar and backing vocals.