Jay Power

Combine slick beats and sassy vibe with vocal prowess and JAY POWER is what you
get. Her show combines a dash of urban beats, a hint of funk and a splash of neo
soul. Along with with her power packed live performances, Jay Power’s reputation as
an Australian act to watch is well and truly justified. Jay was a 2015 finalist for South
Australian Female Artist of the year. She has also been the special guest of Australian
and International music royalty. Supporting Australia's mother of soul Renee Geyer
numerous times and recently sharing the stage with Z-Star (UK) and Hollie Smith (NZ).
Whether she is headlining festivals, playing in Australia’s most prominent venues or
supporting some of the biggest names in the music industry, her magnetic and
powerful performances draw the crowd and bring them to their feet. Jay is a regular
at The Spiegeltent and is starting 2016 playing at the Multicultural and Blenheim
Festivals before heading to the UK and France for festivals and shows.
Jay’s latest album “The Missing” is the kind of music the soul singer is known for –
with strong grooves and soaring vocals, this time though with an enigmatic twist
that is best experienced live.
The album was produced by SIXFOUR music, who have also produced tracks for the
Hilltop Hoods recent Aria Award winning album “Walking Under Stars” and Briggs latest
album “Sheplife”.
Jay has collaborated with acts such as "The Kid" and "The Levitators" which has resulted
in major radio airplay with Triple J and Fresh FM. Tracks from "The Missing" have received
both commercial and alternative radio play success with "Gold of Your Heart" recently
getting a spin on Triple J's Roots n All program.
Making Jay’s live show all the more spectacular is her world class band.
On drums the uncompromising Stevie Cat Jnr, one half of the musical production
duo Major Dudes, who are heavily responsible for the explosive live shows and
arrangements of Grammy Award winning artist Kimbra. Stevie is the drummer and
co-musical director for Kimbra and has also played for Australian legends Regurgitator.
On bass is the in the pocket Anthony Liddell. Anthony has toured internationally with
Kimbra and award winning electronic artist OPIUO. He is undertaking artist development
for Tre Samuels and is a session musician across jazz, soul, rock and electronica.
And on lead guitar, Australian soul and Hip-Hop’s ‘go-to-guy’ - Mikey Chan. Mikey is a
renowned guitarist who has recorded and collaborated on many ARIA Award winning
albums over the years and played alongside artists such as Roots Manuva, Jean Grae,
Lotek, TZU, ILLY, Diafrix, Phrase and Kimbra.