This time, C-Notes let former Clevelander Lili Roquelin explain why you should come see her perform live Saturday. Because she’s French, and she knows we love it when women speak French. Read on for her pitch. -- DX Ferris
Hometown: France/Cleveland/New York City
Sounds like: “Clear and strong melodious voice accompanied with piano.”
Recommend for fans of: “Sarah McLachlan, Amy Lee, and Beth Orton, with a darker edge”
Fun fact: “I am from France and I lived four years in Cleveland, spent a couple years as the lead singer/writer of hard-rock band Hate Dies Hard, recorded at Mars Studios, and worked on a project with Sean Bilovecky.”
Playing Where/When: 7:30 p.m. Sat. May 24, at Scribbles Coffee, 237 North Water Street, Kent.
Why you need to see them: “You will learn French with my Franco-Anglo songs! -- LiLi Roquelin, voice and piano