Lewis Knudsen is a mixed-genre, multi-instrumentalist songwriter based in Rock Island, IL (Quad Cities). In the past few years Lewis has toured coast to coast in the US, as well as South Korea, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, and the U.K. Lewis has opened for bands such as Amy Helm, Jesicca Hernandez, Nicholas David, and Davina and the Vagabonds, and recently played a show for SoFar Chicago.
Influences include James Taylor, Randy Newman, Ben Folds, Hozier, Rufus Wainwright, Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits, and Jack White.
Lewis’ most recent album “Philip” is enjoying airplay on Iowa Public Radio. In January of 2018, “All My Sins” was featured on FOX’s “UFC Road to the Octagon” and more TV/film placements are in the works.
In 2018 Lewis wrote, recorded, and released a new song each week, while touring regionally in the midwest. Currently he is working on an album incorporating folk, blues, and, honestly who knows what else.
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