Olivia Ellen Lloyd
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“Lloyd takes a John Prine approach to writing… stuffing her wry observations into a lilting waltz” – Rolling Stone Country
“her voice and songwriting skills should make country music fans pay attention” -Country Music People
“a musical self-portrait”…”un-jaded Folk and Americana” – Nashville Lifestyles
“Olivia Ellen Lloyd’s music encapsulates what it means to be human, and how to rise out of the ashes of hardship” – The Alternate Root
“Loose Cannon is a collection of brilliant sounding songs” – Highway Queens
“Olivia Ellen Lloyd radiates a warm and effortless sound of wisdom.” – Holler Country
Described as a “woozy tribute to coming-of-age” (Nashville Lifestyles), Olivia Ellen Lloyd’s debut album Loose Cannon drew comparisons to John Prine (Rolling Stone Country) , and praise for its “personal and heartfelt” (Highway Queens) themes. Since releasing her first single in August 2020, Olivia and her music have been featured on The Bluegrass Situation, DittyTV, Gimme Country, and Holler Country.
Raised in Shepherdstown, West Virginia and currently based in Brooklyn, New York, Olivia is anxious to get on the road as soon as the pandemic subsides. For now, she’s playing front porches and livestreams whenever she can, with her dog Hilly by her side.