Looking forward

As we launch toward the end of spring, it feels unfathomable that half a year is almost up. However, I am very much looking forward to a number of fun shows and festivals this summer.

Indigo Girls - June-July dates…

a tumultuous start

I am writing this from Tampa where I'm attending a conference for D'Addario, as well as playing a couple shows Sat. and Sun. with Indigo Girls, coincidentally also in the Tampa area. I realized how lax I've been in writing…

'One Lost Day' and summer tour

Well, the new Indigo Girls album comes out on June 2nd and I am extremely proud to be on it. The songs sound great and you can stream and/or download them in advance through a variety of different ways. Stream…

New releases, new dates

One of my favorite metal bands, SIGH, are releasing their latest album, 'Graveward', on May 5th. I am so proud to have been able to play on a few tracks on it. If you're a fan of really eclectic heavy…

Recording frenzy

Writing from the recording studio where Indigo Girls are finishing up their tracks for their latest album. This fall and winter have been very busy with some exciting new recording projects. I was honored to be on a few tracks…

Summer news

As Slanty Eyed Mama is getting ready to play tonight's Ambush Pride show in Buffalo, I'm looking forward to a lot of great shows this summer including this coming week in the Midwest and another week on the East Coast…

Video fun

I recently played a few shows with Indigo Girls and decided to make a fun little video from it. I didn't bring my camera along with me but luckily Sulli had hers. You can check out the video here:


New year, new shows

January is one of my favorite months because it presents such a distinct dichotomy of ideas. It is at once a time of great hope, when we set to renew wishes and plans, as well as the heart of the…

Fall's coming...

I'm excited about a handful of great shows and fun stuff coming up. It's a pretty diverse line-up, so bear with me!

Four more shows added to my summer with the Indigo Girls. Can't let that 'Devil Went Down to…

Indigo Girls this summer

Catch Lyris playing with the Indigo Girls this summer!

She will be on the following shows with Indigo Girls opening for Joan Baez:

6/14 - Chastain Park, Atlanta
6/15 - Chastain Park, Atlanta
6/17 - SummerStage…

"Discovering Rock Violin" now available!

I'm tremendously honored to be included amongst some amazing violin talent in the new book, Discovering Rock Violin, by Chris Haigh. The book features all sorts of fun and interesting information on the history of violin in rock and alternative…