Lilli is also an activist, folk-rock diva, record label executive, and daughter of a preacher man. She’s released 10 albums and 3 EPs since 2003. We discuss “Coffee Shop Girl” and listen to “Copper John” from Americana(2021), “Warm and Gentle People” from We Belong (2019), and “Song for the End of Days” from Castles of Her Crystalline (2005). Intro: “Lady” from The Coming of John (2003). Hear more at folkrockdiva.com and lillilewisproject.com.
Watch her singing “My American Heart” from the new album live solo. See a live 2020 full-band gig. Here’s “Warm and Gentle People” live; you can hear the 2005 version of that song too. Here’s a tune by The Shiz. Listen to all of “Lady.” Hear all of the 2018 solo Henderson Sessions version of “Coffee Shop Girl.“
Photo by Gabriel Barreto. Interview editing by Tyler Hislop of Pixel Box Media.
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