Sam Lapides is a singer-songwriter who began performing his original songs in Ann Arbor, MI in 1987. His influences include The Replacements, The Sex Pistols, The Rolling Stones, and Bob Dylan. He forged his own strong lyrical style that is the Lapides sound.
He has had the great fortune to work with and record with some of his favorite musicians including; Steve Wynn (Dream Syndicate) and John Thoman (Rain Parade).
He has lived and worked in Ann Arbor, Boston, Los Angeles and Israel.
He has toured Europe  and the U.S. 
His has released 7 CD’s, and 2 EP’s. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife Maureen Maki and their two cats.
Sam's new band the Rotten Liars have a new CD out called Bodie.  more information is available at:
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