Inspired as much by his immigrant roots as the American folk and country traditions, Elliah Heifetz sings inventive Americana tunes informed by a deep respect for their history. Elliah's latest singles have appeared across major music outlets (The Boot, Atwood Magazine, Voice of America), curated playlists including TIDAL's "Best Of: Rising Folk/Country" Playlist, broadcast radio stations syndicated nation-wide, and have accrued over 700k streams online.
Elliah released his debut EP, "New Folk Songs," in May of 2019. Debut album "First Generation American," all about feeling "less than American" his whole life, is out April 1.
"Singer-songwriter Elliah Heifetz is emblematic of Americana's immigrant roots" - Main Street Nashville
"Interview: Elliah Heifetz And The Acceptance Of Otherness" - Americana Highways
Ear To The Ground - "Reminds me of truly classic folkies like Dylan and Seeger. We don’t throw that around much, so when we do it the sound is deserving. Heifetz is the genuine article."
Impose Magazine - "Blessed with a powerful, room-filling voice, Heifetz has been writing his own chapter into the folk lexicon."
The Southern Sounding - "There’s both a minimalist storytelling arch and a complex emotional grandeur filling every second of resonant sound and lyrical intuition that Heifetz offers."
Atwood Magazine - "A first-generation American, Heifetz straddles worlds of the past and the present with wide open eyes."