Cruz Contreras

Community Event
Friday, January 14, 2022 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, songwriter, and producer Cruz Contreras has roots in Tennessee and Michigan, but has impacted Americana music worldwide.

The frontman, founder, and driving force behind The Black Lillies’ raw and rootsy sound also co-founded Robinella and the CCstringband, and has collaborated with musicians ranging from John Oates and Jim Lauderdale to Langhorne Slim and The Turnpike Troubadours. His projects have topped both the Billboard and Americana radio charts, won Independent Music Awards, and been nominated for the Americana Music Association’s Emerging Artist of the Year award. After over a decade touring under the name The Black Lillies, Contreras is currently performing as a solo act and has been recently collaborating with cellist Dave Eggar, fiddle player Billy Contreras, and wife Molly Contreras.


Cruz Contreras


The Reeves Theater & Cafe
129 W Main Street
Elkin, NC 28621

Presenting Organization

The Reeves Theater & Cafe

Ticket Information

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 the day of the show. Tickets are available for purchase at the following link:
Support your
public radio station