Getting To Know Lillian Frances, The Woman Behind The Synthesizer Friday, November 30, 2018 | Sacramento, CA Listen / download audio Update RequiredTo play audio, update browser or Flash plugin. Davis musician Lillian Frances stopped by Capital Public Radio for an in-studio performance and interview. She was one of more than 700 contestants in this year's NPR Tiny Desk Contest.Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio When NPR released the names of the artists who entered their Tiny Desk Contest earlier this year, one artist that caught Hey Listen! host Nick Brunner's attention was Davis-based synth pop artist Lillian Frances. Frances is playing a show at The Blue Lamp on Sunday, Dec. 2 with Petaluma, Topograf and New Spell. You can buy tickets here.