Lou Laurence

Singer. Songwriter. Siren.

She is, quite simply, amazing.
— Brendan Kelly, Montreal Gazette
 Photo: Courtney Clinton @clinton.courtney

Photo: Courtney Clinton @clinton.courtney

Lou Laurence has a bold, soul voice and an acoustic blues, folk, pop sound. This soul-singing siren’s music will make your hairs stand on end and your secret feelings rise to the surface.

Her songs combine simple blues dialogue with humour, love, and deep, sweet, soul. She is accompanied by home-modified baritone ukuleles (acoustic and electric) and has played everywhere from large festivals, to Montreal metro stations, dirty pubs and classy corporate gigs.

Lou Laurence is a soul-singer making blues-pop in Montreal. Her songs combine deep soul sounds, witty lyrics and catchy melodies accompanied by modified electric and acoustic baritone ukuleles. 

She has had multiple residencies in Montreal and performs regularly in various venues in the city and around Canada. Since 2015, she has also been performing, touring and recording with DJ Champion. In the spring of 2018, she toured the UK as a solo act and returned to release her latest EP, Goodbye Treehouse.

Lou Laurence (real name Lauren Clinton), was born and raised primarily in Toronto, ON. She has lived and performed in Victoria, BC; Brussels, BE; Bridgewater, NS and is based out of Montréal, QC. Lou is bilingual, though she performs primarily in English. She has an educational background in contemporary voice, music theatre, creative writing and literature. 

 

 Photo: Francis Fraioli @francisfraioli

Photo: Francis Fraioli @francisfraioli