Holly Ann Lewis - Singer-Songwriter

 

Holly Ann Lewis is a California native singer-songwriter. Her music is a blend of folk, jazz, rock, blues, Americana, and pop. Holly sings with inflection, versatility, and emotion, getting her listener's attention by authentically connecting to them. . At 15 years old she started recording and performing in the San Francisco Bay Area with the band, "African Rain". They caught the attention of Grammy award winner Babatunde Olatunji, and for several years they played shows all over California. Shortly after, Holly went on to start her solo career in 1996, by releasing her first album, "You Will Fly". Since then Holly has released 3 solo albums and has recorded and collaborated with many musicians from around the world, on a variety of recording projects. Currently, Holly is performing on California's Central Coast as a solo artist and with her duo, "Lewis & Rose." Currently she is in the studio recording her first single that will be one of the tracks on her upcoming EP to be released sometime in 2021.

 

 Holly has played at a variety of venues such as......

San Francisco's "The Fillmore", "The Palace of the Fine Arts", "The Great American Music Hall", and "Candlestick Park"

Santa Cruz, "The Catalyst"

New York, "Sounds of Brazil"

 locally on the Central Coast of California:

Puffers of Pismo, Linnaea's Cafe, Sculpterra Winery, D'Anbino Wine Cellar, Asuncion Ridge Winery, Morro Bay Wine Seller, Stolo Family Vineyards, Steynberg Gallery, Live Oak Music Festival, Ernest Henmigway Vineyards, The PAC SLO, Sensorio Field of Lights.

 

Holly has recorded and/or performed with over the years.....

Grandmaster Drummer, "Babatunde Olatunji and Drums of Passion" (recorded and performed with)

"Grateful Dead" drummer, Mickey Hart (Performed at San Francisco's, "The Palace of The Fine Arts" with Babatunde Olatunji & African Rain record release 1992)

"Pearl Jam" drummer, Matt Cameron (recorded and performed with Seattle WA 2008/2009)

"Candlebox" drummer, Scott Mercado, (recorded and performed within Seattle, WA 2008)

"The Doors", Robby Kreiger (Holly's band, "Mr, Herb" Opened for and performed "RoadHouse Blues" on stage at "JJ Blues" in downtown San Jose, CA 1995

Pat Wright and the Total Experience Gospel Choir (Recorded and performed within Seattle)

Bruce Langhorne, (AKA) "The Tambourine Man", (Recorded and performed with)

"Drums of Passion"/"OBA the Band", Gordy Ryan (Recorded and performed with)

Bergevin Brothers Music (Recorded and performed with)

Ynana Rose (recorded and performed within San Luis Obispo, CA)

Links

Music

Upcoming Shows

Live From the PAC; The Finale Featuring Lewis & Rose, Dulcie Taylor and Hilary Watson

Free Virtual Event

Join us for our LIVE from the PAC finale concert on June 25! The last concert in our virtual series features an all-female singer-songwriter lineup of Lewis & Rose, Dulcie Taylor and Hilary Watson. With three generations of women in music, this 3-part performance blends genres of blues, folk, pop and country. The show will be available to watch on demand via Vimeo after the streamed performance.

Holly Ann Lewis @ The Porch Cafe

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The Porch Cafe, 22322 El Camino Real, Santa Margarita

Come out for an evening of free music with local Singer-Songwriter Holly Ann Lewis. Performing her new original music and a blend of familiar covers, you will enjoy the company of good food, spirits and music for sure!

News!

Holly is currently recording tracks for her upcoming album to be released in 2020!

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