Rebecca Lappa's fearless fusion of pop, rock, and folk, has her cresting the wave of Canada’s best contemporary singer songwriters and has captured Lappa 3 Edmonton Music Awards 2019 nominations, winning Singer Songwriter Recording of the Year.
Touring across Canada since the release of her last full length record “Reckless Heart”, she’s entranced audiences at the Edmonton Folk Music Festival, Calgary Folk Fest, Canmore Folk Fest, and the Ottawa Blues Festival. Lappa is honoured to have shared the stage with the likes of: The Crash Test Dummies, Jenn Grant, Digging Roots, Reignwolf, Basia Bulat, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Mike Plume, Maria Dunn and Leeroy Stagger. In summer 2019, Lappa released her "Unfiltered" EP and performed at the Beaumont Blues Festival, Whitecourt Music Festival, Taste of Calgary, Marda Gras Festival, Edmonton Rock Festival, and participated in the Canadian Songwriter Challenge. Working with manager Mandy Wheelwright, Lappa is eager to use an Edmonton Arts Council grant to record her next project with producer Leeroy Stagger. This Canadian Folk Music Awards and multiple Edmonton Music Awards winner is an emerging Canadian talent who is clearly “one to watch”. "Remember when Serena Ryder was just starting to gain international acclaim? People would say, “She’s going to go somewhere?” That’s where Rebecca Lappa is right now. With her singular take on folk rock, she’s dangling on the precipice of becoming a household, Western Canadian name.” Vue Weekly, Aug/18