Welcome to the official website of Memphis musician Eric Lewis. Eric is a multi-instrumentalist (guitar, steel guitar, dobro, and mandolin) who performs and records with some of the top Memphis artists such as Lewis and Burroughs, Jimbo Mathus, Earl the Pearl and People of the Blues, Amy LaVere, The Tennessee Boltsmokers, Eric and Andy, Keith Sykes, Jimmy Davis, Lance Strode, Chris Scott, and many others. Eric has also toured the country with the first national tour of "Patsy!", starring Gail Bliss. He has also worked with Claudia Russell and the Folk Unlimited Orchesra, Doc Heide, American Folklore Theatre, E-squared artist Cheri Knight, Jason Petty and the Honky Tonk Heroes Band, and Prairie Home Companion favorites Robin and Linda Williams. In 2008, Eric was voted "Best Male Musician" in the Door County Magazine reader's poll. In 2003, he received the Premier Player Award for Strings by the Memphis Chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences.
"Eric Lewis has proven himself to be one of the city's finer pickers."- THE MEMPHIS FLYER, MARK JORDAN"
"...A young fellow with a Collings guitar asked if he could sit in. Sit in, he took the place apart! I have heard many excellent flatpickers, but he was as good as any I've met. He was Eric Lewis from Memphis, Tennessee."- THE INDEPENDENT REGISTER, MADISON, WISCONSIN, KARL BRANDENBURG