About Lou

Lou Rhodes is a Mercury-nominated singer-songwriter and one half of electronic genre-benders Lamb. She has released 3 critically acclaimed solo albums and her 2006 debut, ‘Beloved One’, was shortlisted for the Mercury Music Prize. Her fourth solo album ‘theyesandeye’ will be released in 2016.

She has released six albums with Lamb including Backspace Unwind (2014). Lou regularly collaborates with other musicians, both as a songwriter and vocalist. Lou is also a published author with her children’s series The Phlunk.

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Lou is also the author of two children’s picture books, beautifully illustrated by Tori Elliott. It is no surprise that the rhymes of The Phlunk and The Phlunk’s Worldwide Symphony have all the love and life-affirming brio of Lou’s songwriting. Both titles can be purchased at Strata Books.

The Phlunk’s Worldwide Symphony (2014)

The Phlunk (2013)

  • The Phlunk

She has also contributed an essay to The First Time I Heard The Smiths, part of a new series where musicians and writers tell their stories of first hearing the music of an iconic artist or band.