His new album releases, All Roads East
and Way Out West, imaginatively and intrepidly connect spheres and generations with a body of work that’s irresistibly uplifting, emotionally resonant, and quietly groundbreaking.
“When I’ve been on the road, and I can’t speak the language, I’ve always been able to play a song and suddenly everyone’s singing and dancing. There’s a connection there, and, in that instant, there is a community,” marvels the Washington, D.C.-based artist.
Listen to Eli's bluesy funk anthem Go Down
or his uplifting indie folk single Making Space
, hailed by AXS online magazine as "sweet, simple and everything one could ask for in a travel song."