17 July

CD with Richard Shindell

I’m very very excited to announce that I’m making an album with Richard Shindell!! The great Larry Campbell is producing.  We’re funding the project through Kickstarter, so we need your help.  Please click on the link below to go to our Kickstarter page, check out the video, and help in any way you can, including…
5 November


The great Nina Gerber will be playing guitar with me at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley, CA on Nov. 23!!…
8 August

Mountain Stage

I’ll be performing on the radio show Mountain Stage the week after Aug. 9, and my song “Sleep Well” is Mountain Stage’s Song of the Week! You can hear both here:  www.mountainstage.org
7 August

New music video for “I’ve Just Seen a Face”

Check out my new music video of my version of Paul McCartney’s “I’ve Just Seen a Face” on the Videos page. I recorded this track in 1996, it was originally a hidden track on my CD “Flesh and Bone” (1996). Honestly, I’m really not sure why we hid it. I think a lot of people…
14 July

“A Song About Pi” is now a download!

My recording of my dad Irving Kaplansky’s “A Song About Pi”, a hilarious song detailing the intricacies of Pi, is now downloadable for the very first time!! It was produced by Ben Wittman with piano by the great Andy Ezrin. Here’s the link: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/lucykaplansky  …
24 May

No Depression features my video!

“No Depression” Magazine is featuring my new music video for “The Beauty Way”, I’m thrilled! http://www.nodepression.com/video/lucy-kaplansky-the-beauty-way-official-video
22 May

New music video for “The Beauty Way”!

I’m thrilled to present my brand new music video on the home page, it’s for “The Beauty Way”, written by Eliza Gilkyson. It was directed by my husband Rick Litvin with cinematograpy by Annie Fleming. The song is on my latest CD “Reunion.” Some insider info: the “Beauty Way” sign in the video is actually…
5 April

New music video!

Check out my brand new music video, “This Morning I Am Born Again”, on the “Home” page of my website.  It was directed by my husband Rick Litvin, and the song is by Woody Guthrie and Slaid Cleaves, with harmony by Buddy Miller.…
28 March

I’m on the ballot!

I’m thrilled to be on the ballot for best Roots/Americana female vocalist and album (2012) in THE ALTERNATE ROOT ANNUAL READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS    …
25 March

#25 top female vocalist!

WOW! The Alternate Root Magazine voted me the #25 top female vocalist, in a list that includes heavyweights like Emmylou Harris and Patty Griffin, and I’m actually above Susan Tedeschi!! http://www.thealternateroot.com/what-s-trending/1019-alternate-root-top-30-female-vocalists  …