Winner "Best Female Rock Artist" 2011 NC Music Awards
Nominated "Best Female Blues Artist" 2011 Charlotte Music Awards
Chapel Hill's Lizzy Ross Band fuses jazz and folk music with dirty blues, rock and soul. Ross' commanding, versatile, and expressive voice has been compared to such artists as Regina Spektor, Janis Joplin, Joni Mitchell and Grace Potter. The band's tight arrangements range from subtly complimentary to virtuosically explosive. Creating high energy, soulful music that is intelligent, danceable, and unique.
The Lizzy Ross Band includes Lizzy Ross on vocals and rhythm guitar, Jock Pyle on electric guitar, Brett Hart on bass, and Drew Daniel on percussion.
In June 2010 Lizzy Ross released her debut solo album, Traces. Nominated for HGMN's (Home Grown Music Network) 2010 album of the year, Traces has been met with critical acclaim for the passion and "beautiful songwriting" it contains. The Lizzy Ross just recently released their highly anticipated debut CD 'Read Me Out Loud'om 10/04/11.