November 21, 1982 in Rock Island
Rock Island, Illinois, United States
Elisabeth "Lissie" Maurus (born November 21, 1982 in Rock Island, Illinois, USA), is an American folk rock artist and Paste Magazine's #1 best new solo artist of 2010. Lissie has released 2 studio albums, 1 live album and 5 EPs. She released her EP, Lissie, in 2007 and her debut album, Catching A Tiger, was released in June 2010. Lissie's latest EP, Cryin' to You was released in March 2014. Background Lissie was born and raised in Rock Island, Illinois, USA - her father is a physician and her mother is an interior designer. She was interested in singing and music from an early age.