Following the successful release of his debut EP 'JUNGLE' produced by BLK ODYSSY and garnering over 150,000 streams in less than two months, Lew Apollo has established himself as the new voice of Neo Soul-Blues Rock. Catalysed by his Father's Suicide in Fall 2022, Lew has dedicated his songwriting to normalizing some of life’s most troubling obstacles – isolation, entrapment, anxiety, temptation, and depression – in hopes of making listeners feel less alone with their own struggles. Having sold out legendary venues in Austin such as The Pershing and nearly Antone's Nightclub, Lew is charting to release his debut full length album Early 2024.
Lew Apollo is a rising force in the world of Neo Soul-Blues Rock, captivating audiences with his soul-stirring melodies and poignant songwriting. Born and raised in Barnum, MN, Lew's journey in music began with a deep connection to the rich musical heritage of his home state.
Following the release of his debut EP 'JUNGLE,' masterfully produced by BLK ODYSSY, Lew Apollo made an indelible mark on the music scene, amassing an impressive 150,000 streams in less than two months. His music resonates deeply with listeners, evoking emotions and a sense of solace in the face of life's most challenging obstacles.
In the wake of his father's tragic suicide in Fall 2022, Lew's artistry took a profound turn. He found solace in pouring his emotions into his songwriting, using his music as a platform to normalize conversations about difficult topics such as isolation, entrapment, anxiety, temptation, and depression. Through his heartfelt lyrics and soulful voice, Lew Apollo aims to remind his audience that they are not alone in their struggles, offering a beacon of hope and understanding.
As a testament to his talent and appeal, Lew has captivated audiences in legendary venues across Austin, including sold-out shows at The Pershing and nearly Antone's Nightclub. His captivating stage presence and electrifying performances leave a lasting impression on all who witness his live shows.
With the momentum of his EP's success behind him, Lew Apollo is now preparing to embark on his most ambitious project yet - his debut full-length album, slated for release early 2024. Anticipation is high for this new chapter in his musical journey, and fans are eagerly awaiting the opportunity to delve even deeper into Lew's soulful world.
As an artist with a clear vision and a heartwarming dedication to using music as a means of healing, Lew Apollo is undoubtedly the new voice of Neo Soul-Blues Rock. Through his exceptional talent and compassionate storytelling, he continues to touch the hearts of his growing audience, leaving an everlasting impact on the world of music and beyond.