Erika Lloyd is a Brooklyn-based experimental pop singer-songwriter. She performs a solo set or with her band, formerly known as Little Grey Girlfriend, now performing under her name.
Lloyd is a classically trained artist with a Bachelors of Voice Performance Early Music from Indiana University. Her work in cross-genre performance and composition led to the Grammy Award-winning ensemble, Chanticleer, arranging (Vice Peterson arr.) and performing Erika’s song, “Cells Planets” on its international 2010-2011 Out of This World Concert Tour. They also released their version of the song on their 2010 ‘Out of This World’ album, and 2012’s ‘By Request,’ which is a compilation of their most requested songs.
“These talented, formally trained musicians… have carved out a unique voice. Innovative songwriting paired with creative instrumentation creates music that defies categorization…”
“Gem of a pop band!”
-The Deli Magazine
“…blends indie cred with classical chops.”
-San Francisco Classical Voice
“Erika really stands out with interesting lyrics and a distinct, refined sound. Little Grey Girlfriend has recently become one of my favorite new bands.”
-Mindset Magazine WVFI
“Mash up a foundation of classical training with years of honing a pop sensibility, mix in a generous portion of creative originality, a splash of quirk and top it off with the liquid silver of Erika Lloyd’s voice and you get one of Brooklyn’s more unique indie bands.”
-Lyrical Venus, 100.1 FM KRUU [+]