Liza Owen

Liza Owen

credit: Melanie Lehman

British-Cambodian soul-pop powerhouse and rising talent, Liza’s Owen will showcase her debut EP on the stage at SXSW. Her live show embodies the beautiful original material that has garnered her plaudits worldwide, fusing rich layers of raw melancholic emotion, and crisp percussive elements. Liza's music has been described as something that is both furiously innovative and unrelentingly confident. Her refreshing sound undeniably puts the listener in the front seat, striking them note after note with a voice that demonstrates both vulnerability and strength in her poetic and lyrical abilities.
Currently residing between London and LA, and working with incredible writers across both camps, Liza has collaborated with the likes of Bipolar Sunshine and Cedric Gervais, and counts hitmaker Ali Tamposi as both her mentor and publisher. Having toured with Jonas Blue, performing alongside the BRIT Award nominee at Wembley Stadium for the Capital Summertime Ball, MTV Malta, V Festival and more, Liza has amassed an impressive fanbase and the recognition from Zane Lowe on Beats 1.



Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Genre: R & B
Subgenre: Pop
From: London, UK-ENGLAND