Artist info

Genre

Indie, Pop, Rock


Influences

Beabadoobee, The 1975, soccer mommy, the band camino, The Japanese House, Phoebe Bridgers, Carla Geneve


Unearthed artists we like

Slapjack, Paper Thin, Paris Grace, Tiarnie


Bio

Lili Crane is a 19-year-old singer/songwriter from Newcastle, Australia. Developing her love for music at an early age; she began playing the guitar and wrote her first song at nine years old.
At age 15, Crane won Rural Aid Australia’s Rising Star competition; which saw the young songwriter travel to Nashville to work with Grammy-nominated producer Shane Adams.
In 2019, Lili Crane released her debut single Don’t Take My Mask Off. A song which pairs her Americana roots with a new Indie Rock sound; influenced by acts such as Beabadoobee, The Band Camino, and Soccer Mommy.
After selling out her first headline show, Crane set to work on her Debut EP. Recorded by Gareth Hudson at Hazy Cosmic Jive Studios; In My Head was released in February 2020 - with closing track ‘The Detour’ appearing on triple j’s Roots & All program.
Since turning 18, Crane has become an in-demand live performer; she packed out The Stag & Hunter Hotel for the launch of In My Head and has appeared at Bitter & Twisted Festival and The Cambridge Hotel’s Boxing Day Party.

Review

Review by Pip Rasmussen Pip Rasmussen

20 Feb 2021

Triple J
40

When Lili said "I wanna go overseas"... I FELT THAT. Giving me that Gretta Ray vibes with a bit more twang/country.

When Lili said "I wanna go overseas"... I FELT THAT. Giving me that Gretta Ray vibes with a bit more twang/country.

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

18 Feb 2021

Triple J
40

that alt country indie pop fusion is sounding so good these days and lili crane has slotted in with her take and i'm sticking around to see what happens!

that alt country indie pop fusion is sounding so good these days and lili crane has slotted in with her take and i'm sticking around to see what happens!

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

18 Feb 2021

Triple J
40

Gloss on the production, dust on the boots - this is a great balance and Lili pulls it off naturally.

Gloss on the production, dust on the boots - this is a great balance and Lili pulls it off naturally.