Angus has been playing the accordion since he was 5 years old, competing at NAO events around the country he went on to become a British champion by the time he was 13.
After leaving school and working for a few years on the family farm he became a professional musician in 1999. The following year Angus released his solo album "Long Road" which featured a host of Scotland's top musicians. To promote the record he set up a.l.b (Angus Lyon band) which included the Fiddle player Ruaridh Campbell. The pair then recorded their first album together "Simple Tricks" which was released in 2001.