Lisa Gain is a Folk/Rock Singer-Songwriter who plays solo as well as with her band (Lisa Gain & the Rusty Silos).
She's been playing across Ohio over the past 2 decades as an acoustic soloist. She formed her first band the Rusty Silos with Bryan Rupejko on Drums & James "JB" Boza on Bass in the Fall of 2015. They started working on a 13 track album 2 years ago which is currently being recorded at Musicol Recording studios in Columbus, OH. Look for them out at local gigs! In 2001 Lisa was a top 10 Semi-finalist on the popular Columbus area radio station WNCI "Diva" contest, out of over 500 competitors. In 2006 She was a top 20 Semi-finalist on the Fox TV show "Gimmie the mic Columbus" out of over 600 competitors. She Won an Ohio Music Award in 2014 for Best Americana song for her original song "2 Packs of Cigarettes". In May of 2018 Lisa was crowned the first ever Tiny Desk Columbus contest Winner! She got to perform her own Tiny Desk Contest on WOSU's TV show Broad & High! Lisa considers herself a songwriter over a musician & has written over 400 songs. She is currently working on a Solo EP featuring other local singers/musicians on some of her songs as well as the Album project with the Rusty Silos! Her voice has been compared to the likes of Tracy Chapman, Alanis Morissette, Melissa Etheridge, Wynonna Judd, & Grace Slick, to name a few. Lisa has a very unique Contralto & Soprano voice.