Person Place Thing Episode 52: Lissie


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A singer/song-writer at the start of what promises to be a glorious career, Lissie’s first album went platinum in the UK. She’s opened for Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty. She’s given a TED talk. In October, she released her second album. “At her age,” says Randy, “I was just learning how to vacuum my apartment, a skill I hope to master some day.”

  • PERSON: her grandpa Bob, a barbershop quartet singer

  • PLACE: a culvert in Rock Island, IL (not this one)

  • THING: plastic sheet (not this one)