Rising singer-songwriter and global citizen Eli Lev is making the world a smaller place, one
song at a time. Eli pens lyrics and melodies for everyday enlightenment—songs that resonate
because they’re heartfelt, earthy, and offer the wisdom he’s gained through lifelong travel and
The Silver-Spring, Maryland-based artist just released Deep South, the third album in a four-part
directional series that was inspired by indigenous traditions he learned while teaching on the
Navajo Nation in Northern Arizona. His releases have earned critical praise from Paste
Magazine, Buzzfeed, CBS Radio, AXS, and The Bluegrass Situation, and have received national
folk radio support and placement on prominent Spotify playlists.
Whether it’s an in-person performance, or during a livestream show, Eli captivates the audience
with a storyteller approach to stage banter through tales of his travel, witty asides, and engaging
commentary. His infectious musicality, commitment to deep grooves, and playful charisma
foster an immersive experience for the audience that moves bodies and opens hearts.
“The most meaningful thing for me is being able to express through my music what I’ve always
felt about humanity. I want to bring people in, make them feel special, and break down the walls
that keep us apart.”
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A stand-out track is “Making Space,” riddled with impressive echoed harmonies and scattered thundering percussion.
Possessing such heart and soul, ‘Go Down’ evolves in an organic, highly nimble manner. Downright infectious the track has a gorgeous, colorful quality to it.
If there was a genre called “positive vibes” I would put ‘Chasing Daylight’ on the playlist. It’s that kind of song. Lev’s style is really intriguing, too. It’s inventive without being over the top.- Ear to the Ground
With ‘Way Out West’, Eli Lev delivers a gift of relatability, honesty, and sincerity through his music, and although we don’t know what direction Eli will be taking us next, we know that we are definitely ready for this music journey with him.- Modern Mystery
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