Lisa Sandell - Artist Bio

Mysterious and dark acoustic lap-slide guitar magic - Lisa Sandells unique improvisational guitar style and compelling mix of original folk/blues songs weave a deep and soulful spell. With unique lap-sliding acoustic guitar and spine-tingling bluesy vocals Lisa creates a music that is spiritually resonant and emotionally satisfying.

A solo player of remarkable strength, Lisa uses her voice and guitars, both lap-slide and standard, to weave a magical tapestry from various styles of music. During her live programs, early jazz, funky pop, artful originals and traditional folk-tunes are combined to create an acoustically captivating whole.

Lisas debut CD, “Little Reason”, a delightful mix of original and traditional songs, has recieved glowing praise from folk music reviewers as well as airplay on public and college radio stations.

Reviews for Little Reason:


"Sandell...can...send a steel slide intuitively to its steel-string mark with the gentle grace that a Zen archer lets off his arrow to the bullseye." -Alan Fark, Minor 7th

"...very good guitar playing..." - Dave Townsend, Rambles

"Lisa Sandell's debut CD, Little Reason, is truly a gift to the world of acoustic blues. "
-David Hakan, Songwriters Circle of Kansas City

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Press for "little reason":

"Sandell...can...send a steel slide intuitively to its steel-string mark with the gentle grace that a Zen archer lets off his arrow to the bullseye." -Alan Fark, Minor 7th

"...very good guitar playing..." - Dave Townsend, Rambles

"Lisa Sandell's debut CD, Little Reason, is truly a gift to the world of acoustic blues. " -David Hakan, Songwriters Circle of Kansas City

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