Elise Trouw is a multi-instrumentalist singer-songwriter living in San Diego, California. She has interests in a variety of genres, ranging from pop to jazz to alternative.
Since starting her public push in preparation for her first single, she already has gained over 130,000 fans on Instagram during the first six months.
Some of her major influences include Radiohead, The Police, Adele, John Mayer and Steely Dan.
Although she is only seventeen years old, she has been playing music for ten years, starting on piano then branching out into drums, bass, guitar, and vocals. In 2015 she tied for second runner up in the Hit Like a Girl contest, an international online competition for female drummers.
Currently, Elise is working on her first album, which will be released in 2016. This record is unique from other young artists, because she plays all the instruments and sings all vocal parts. Elise’s music references her influences while creating her own distinct sound.