Sounds Like: Jaymay, Ingrid Michaelson, She & Him, Feist, Caroline Smith
Label: Alight Records
Bio: In January 2011, as a young singer/songwriter in Omaha, Nebraska, Lizzie Davis independently released her self-titled debut. The sound is reminiscent of classic American pop, undergirded by folk and a whisper of country. Lizzie’s voice stands out in the soundscape, part Leslie Feist and part Ella...See Full Bio
"Davis has a reedy, almost husky quality to her tone, matched with a casual delivery that’s both inviting and a bit sultry. It’s almost as if she’s kissing each lyric as she delivers it. Based in Omaha, Nebraska, she’s recruited a top-notch cast of musicians to perform her compositions, which mix roots folk with a whisper of country and elements of classic American pop. She’s got enough of a modern edge to appeal to fans of contemporary indie rock like Feist and Nicole Atkins, but her music’s so rooted in timeless standards that she’d sound perfectly at home played alongside Linda Ronstadt and Patsy Klein on pop radio."