Allen Lowe Allen Lowe is a musician and historian from New York. His projects include American Pop from Minstrel to Mojo, That Devilin' Tune: A Jazz History 1900-1950, and Really the Blues? A Blues History, 1893-1959. Articles by Allen Lowe ISSUE 79: Louisiana Music Timeline By: Allen Lowe A comprehensive timeline of Louisiana music, spanning from 1764 to the present. Department: MUSIC Published: November 28, 2012 Page 1 of 1.