Lawson are a four-piece band based in London. Originally from Liverpool, Brighton, Nottingham and Sheffield; Andy Brown, Adam Pitts, Joel Peat and Ryan Fletcher all moved to London to follow their dreams. After a couple of jams, songwriting sessions, a few nights out, and some trips to London's Westfield shopping centre, the lads realized these were the friends they wanted to start the next chapter of their lives with. Lawson was born. The When She Was Mine Songfacts
reports that their name comes from Dr David Lawson, a surgeon who successfully operated on Brown when he had a brain tumor.