Big Little Lions

  • Local
  • alternative
  • canada
  • the head and the heart
  • of monsters and men
  • pomplamoose
  • helen austin
  • paul otten
  • big little lions
  • indie folk
  • cincinnati
  • vancouver

Big Little Lions is the ferocious songwriting duo of Helen Austin and Paul Otten. Both successful singer/songwriters in their own right, they met while both on a conference songwriting member success panel and then a couple of years later started the band from afar, with Helen based on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada and Paul in Cincinnati, OH. Helen's accolades include a JUNO win, a Canadian Folk Music Award, an ISC win and a John Lennon Songwriting Competition Grand Prize while Paul was

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Cincinnati Submissions for the Tiny Desk Concert Contest

NPR Music and Lagunitas Brewing Company announced the 2017 Tiny Desk Concert Contest back in December. The winner of the Contest will play a Tiny Desk concert behind the desk at NPR. Then, they'll go on a fully-funded tour of the United States with NPR Music and sponsor, Lagunitas Brewing...

Award Winning Big Little Lions in Cincinnati

Big Little Lions are making waves after just winning the Canada Folk Music Award for Best Ensemble! One half of the musical duo – Paul Otten is from right here in Cincinnati!  On Thursday, November 19th Big Little Lions will be playing a free all ages concert at R. P. McMurphy’s...

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