Stream new track “Next Life” from indie/blues guitarist/vocalist, Jackie Venson. The track just premiered on Texas Monthly, who raves, “The track comes from Venson’s forthcoming live album, Jackie Venson Live, set for a fall 2016 release. “Austin’s got no shortage of indie blues musicians whose music sounds great from a coffeehouse stage, but it only has a few who can put together the total package of eclectic, soulful jams and a stridently powerful voice the way that Jackie Venson can.” She recently was named one of the “10 Black Emerging Guitarists You Need To Pay Attention To” by SheShreds.
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Jackie also released her video for “Back to Earth.” Watch HERE. “Fancy riff work in a showcase of chords that are full of rhythmic creative energy. (IMPOSE Magazine)
Jackie showcases “an astonishing mix of raw soul, superb musicianship and laid back grace.” (The Austin American-Statesman) Daughter of Austin music staple, Andrew Venson, Jackie’s early drive for music led her to Boston’s Berklee College of Music, where she picked up a guitar for the first time. Throughout the series’ five amphitheater performances, she supported famed country and southern icons Jason Aldean, Tim McGraw and James Taylor. With a 2015 European tour already under her belt, Venson is slated for early 2016 performances across the United States.