Nicholas Barron is a Blues and Folk musician and singer-songwriter based in Chicago, IL.
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Along with music composition and recording, Struwin has a deep fondness for performing live and considers playing venues across the country both a primary goal for and a benefit of, his musical career. He has toured heavily throughout the middle of the continent, from Michigan to Colorado, and earned himself the title of "Kalamazoo Acoustic Idol" in 2004. During that time, he shared the bill with The Doobie Brothers, Robert Bradley’s Black Water Surprise, and Greensky Bluegrass, and shared the stage with members of Umphrey’s Mcgee and The David Crosby Band.
Last year, as Jason Mraz celebrated the 15th anniversary of his Platinum-certified debut album Waiting For My Rocket To Come, he began to ponder the meaning of his time in the spotlight since getting his start in coffeehouses in San Diego. While amassing a global fan base for his positive message and soulful, folk-pop sound, Mraz has earned numerous diamond and platinum certifications for his various releases, including his classic singles “I Won’t Give Up,” “Lucky,” and the record-breaking “I’m Yours.” He has won two Grammy Awards, received the prestigious Songwriter Hall of Fame Hal David Award, and sold out such fabled venues as The Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden, and London’s O2 Arena.
Funkle Jesse is a four piece pop/rock band based out of Grand Rapids, MI. Their energetic live shows span a variety of decades and genres,
Jellie Bean of JellieFish Productions. Pure Michigander. Former on air personality for multiple formats including Rock, Pop, Country, News & Sports. Production director and music programmer for nearly a decade on the radio.