With an instantly identifiable vocal timbre and an elastic sense of phrasing, Lisa has been called a singer's singer. Her songs are a melting pot mixture of jazz, folk, blues, pop, rock and country - her own brand of adventurous folk art.. She's released 6 albums and is working on her 7th.
"Richards is a simple yet powerful songwriter who has beautifully encapsulated the intricacies of the human condition." Emily Ritchie The Australian
"Richards is a simple yet powerful songwriter who has beautifully encapsulated the intricacies of the human condition." The Australian
"Singer Songwriter for FNQ returns to Australia after 22 years in Austin and New York to make her best album" Lucky Oceans "The Daily Planet " Radio National
"Lisa Richards Returns To Her Roots With Luminous New Album A Light From The Other Side" Rhythms Magazine
"low-key singer-songwriter meets old-fashioned popular song...quiet elegance..." Bernard Zuel Sydney Morning Herald
Telluride Bluegrass Festival
Rocky Mountains Folk festival
Kerrville Folk Festival
SXSW Austin Texas
Shared the stage with CW Stoneking, Michelle Shocked, Chris Whitley, Toni Childs, Tab Benoit, Jimmy La Fave, Jefferson StarShip, Paul Kelly, Diana Jones, Emily Barker, Slaid Cleaves,
Some of the notable venues I have played include Club Passim, Eddie's Attic, The Sunrise Theatre, Cactus Cafe, Antones, CBGB's, The Bitter End, Tramps, Lonestar Cafe, Thread gills.