Spencer Lewis

Musician, Composer, Explorer.

Music that paints the rural landscape...
and quiets the mind

...to uplift and inspire, reflect and expound, with a depth of positive spirit.

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The in- progress version of Spencer's own Leave A Trace - with Jeff Berlin (Bow Thayer) on drums; Scott Paulson on bass; Chas Eller (Unknown Blues/Killamanjaro) on Hammond B-3 organ; Spencer Lewis (Folk Rock Project) on acoustic guitar, fiddle, and vocals.

Classic confessional

A gem from a close friend and songwriter, the late Rosemary Phelan:

As a folksinger-songwriter he draws  from a vast repertoire of folk-rock from the ‘60’s and ‘70’s artists who virtually defined the genre: Eric Andersen, Bob Dylan, David Blue, John Stewart, and Phil Ochs to name a few.  Then there are songs that are simply too rare for even the radar to pick up like Uncle Jed, which he performed this summer at an arts festival:

 

Folk that rocks: The FRP doing  Eric Andersen's Violets of Dawn with Chas Eller adding a live Hammond B-3 w/ Leslie Speaker:

This song is exclusive to Spencer's repertoire performed in the old -time tradition with Carol Hausner on vocals and Bow Thayer on banjo: