The Sentinel - Our Heroes awards 28th September 2017
Lissy is a young up and coming singer songwriter with her own distinctive vocal sound and signature acoustic style who has performed in Kentucky, Tennessee USA and England. Born and raised in Stoke-on-Trent, England, Lissy has spent the last two and a half years living in Lexington Kentucky USA. The Southern US influence combined with her smooth vocals and lyrics will captivate and transcend you into a unique blend of Americana, Pop and Blues.
In April 2016 Lissy was one of the winning acts of a Battle of the Bands competition at Eastern Kentucky University and then went on to be nominated for 3 music awards and perform at Lexifest festival, The Lyric Theatre, WKYT CBS TV, ABC36 TV, Woodsongs Old Time Radio Hour and Red Barn Radio. Since arriving back in in England July 2017 Lissy has featured on several radio stations including BBC Radio Stoke and was delighted to open the Main stage at LeeFest -The Neverland for Headliner Jake Bugg on August 11th.
Lissy released her debut album 'Reminds Me of You' in January 2017.
6Towns Radio - 7th Dec Postponed, i will be re-arranging this one
I will be heading to 6 Towns Radio to chat with Terry Love on his show Love in the Afternoon. Tune in or listen online.
BBC Radio Stoke - 23 September 10:30am
Fun in the Studio this morning with the awesome Den Siegertsz and I got to play a couple of songs from my album and show him my Bourbon Barrel Guitar, which will definitely be loaded for the next time!
Red Barn Radio - Lexington Kentucky USA 25th Nov 2017
Before leaving Kentucky I was invited to record a live show at Red Barn Radio. It was at this show Mike Mankel (sponsor) presented me with my Bourbon Barrel Guitar. You can watch the full live Facebook feed in my video features,.
The program is being broadcast this Thanksgiving weekend across
Kentucky - WUKY.org, WEKU.FM Crescent Hill Radio, WSKV.FM and WLXU93.9
East Tennessee - WETS.com SSBRADIO.NET
Lost Creek, West Virginia - WOTR.FM WHAWRADIO.COM
Minnesota KDHL and KTWH
BBC Radio Stoke INTRODUCING
I was at BBC Radio Introducing studio in Stoke on 7th October with Rob Adcock and Lucas for an interview session and played a few of my songs. The show is being broadcast 28th October 8pm,
Cross Rhythms Radio -Wednesday 16th August 4 pm
I will be dropping by Cross Rhythms to chat to Jonathan Bellamy on his 'Drive Time' show and play a song or two! Tune in 101.8 FM or listen live online .
Q in the park -sunday 20th August 3pm
Lissy teamed up with Broken Crow Studios in Lexington Kentucky and released her debut album 'Reminds Me of You' in January 2017. It features Nashville musicians Mark Prentice (bass & keys) and Michael severs (lead guitar). It is available for download on iTunes, Amazon music, Apple music.
Leafiest -Friday 11th August
Super excited to announce that I will be on the main stage 'The Fortress' at LeeFest -The Neverland, with Headliner is Jake Bugg. I will be performing at 12:45pm. The Festival runs from Thursday 10th to Saturday 12th August with Headliners Kate Tempest (Thursday) and Annie Mac (Friday)
Leafiest gained mainstream acclaim when it won the UK Festival Awards 'Best Grassroots Festival' and 'Best Festival ' at the Association of Independent Music Awards.