Eli Shane is a harpist and composer from New York. His unique take on folk music is characterized by his observational lyrics and frequent employment of chamber instruments. Telling stories with close attention to both broad strokes and precision, his writing is inspired by the likes of Fiona Apple and Stevie Wonder. therein lies the garden, his self-produced debut studio album was released in 2022 and was described by York Calling as “rich with lived detail and honest emotion”. His new single, “Liaison”, releases May 3rd, 2024, and an atmospheric psychedelic folk track reminiscent of Grouper and Simon & Garfunkel.