Lisa Margaroli is a Los Angeles based professional singer known for her powerhouse vocals and extensive 3 octave range. Often compared to Ann Wilson, Linda Ronstadt and Pat Benatar, Lisa has the chops and stamina to perform a full blown rock show for hours with vocal & emotional intensity. Born & raised in New York, Lisa brings a no nonsense confidence to any stage, with professional business sense behind the scenes.
Lisa has performed on stage with “Weird Al” Yankovic, Lou Gramm (Foreigner), Juliette Lewis, Linda Perry, Jane Wiedlin (The Go Gos), Corey Taylor (Slipknot), Juliette Lewis, Tiffany, Edwin McCain, Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme, Rhianna), Joe Perry (Aerosmith), Johnny Depp, Nancy Wilson (Heart), Doug Aldridge (Whitesnake), Scott Ian (Anthrax), Zakk Wylde (Ozzy, Black Label Society), Alan White (YES), Rudy Sarzo (Ozzy, Quiet Riot, Dio), Bruce Kulick (KISS), Stu Hamm, Joey Belladonna (Anthrax), Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big) Slim Jim Phantom (Stray Cats), Mark Farner (Grand Funk Railroad), Mark Hudson, Kip Winger (Winger), and others. Her bands have played national theaters opening for Blood, Sweat & Tears, Three Dog Night, The Winery Dogs, Badfinger, Jack Russell’s Great White, Dick Dale and America.
Lisa is a session singer and has recorded demos and background vocals for Seal, Mark Hudson, Caitlyn Taylor Love, and the television series Nashville.
A classically trained singer, Lisa is also known for her versatility and skill to sing many styles. She has performed classical works at Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney Hall, Avery Fisher Hall (now called David Geffen Hall), St. Patrick’s Cathedral and toured the country as an Andrews Sister and soloist with In the Mood, a 1940’s big band tribute to the music of World War II. Lisa currently sings alto with the California Philharmonic Chorus and the Los Robles Master Chorale, and sings soprano with the Metropolitan Master Chorale.
Lisa can be seen on the last Wednesday of each month as the house band background singer at Soundcheck Live at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood. Lisa is the lead singer of the Usual Suspects SoCal, and is the lead singer/Linda of It’s So Easy: a tribute to Linda Ronstadt.