Americana-Rock 12 String Guitarist, Rene has a unique percussive groove with hints of Bluegrass and Reggae undertones.
She has been crafting her percussive, bass style thumping, claw-hammer pulling finger-picking technique since she picked up the 12-string in 1972.
A native of South Carolina, Rene Russell has been dazzling audiences with her brand of percussive Americana/Rock for the past 30+ years from Nashville to San Diego, Atlanta, Austin, Texas and Charleston, SC, she now lives in Western NC.
“Meet Rene Russell: Band Leader for Rene Russell and the Bottom End, Songwriter/Musician” - Shout Out Atlanta
“ Rene Russell And The Bottom End Speak Of Change in New Single “Unheard Of”” - The Country Note
“South Carolina musicians 'Rene Russell and The Bottom End inspire people with their latest bluesy rhythmic track, ‘Too Late’. ” - Holly Chant
“"If you are like us, then the first time you heard the name Rene Russell and the Bottom End, you may have been left wondering….who is that?"” - Entertainment Buzz