Jamie Lynn Vessels
Jamie Lynn Vessels has been nominated for numerous awards including Best Roots Rock Artist of 2018, Best Roots Rock Album of 2018 and Best Emerging Artist of 2015.
She was born in Raleigh, North Carolina and initially studied Criminal Justice, obtaining both a Bachelor and a Masters degree. During her studies, she yearned to fully pursue music and songwriting. Eventually, she chose a career in music over criminal justice. Jamie switched gears after graduating and moved to New Orleans to begin a life as a singer-songwriter.
Jamie Lynn Vessels’ band features Vessels herself as the singer-songwriter; Cranston Clements on Guitar; David Brouillette on bass; and Daniel Perez-Iriondo on drums. The band was formed after the North Carolina native decided to follow her calling and move to New Orleans. Vessels formed the band between the years 2018 and 2019 and has found a nice fanbase in the Crescent City.Compared to Lzzy Hale (Halestorm), Melissa Etheridge, and even Susan Tedeschi, Jamie mesmerizes her audiences with a voice that is soulful and down-to-earth, dazzling musicianship, meaningful lyrics and dynamic performances.