***MADISON AREA MUSIC AWARDS 2022***
-Best Pop/Alt Song of the Year "Undertow"
-Best Rock/Alt Song of the Year "Faded"
-Best New Artist
***BEST OF MADISON 2021***
-Singer/Songwriter Bronze Winner
Jackie is an award-winning folk/rock artist with bright powerful vocals. She is a soulful singer-songwriter who is bending & blending genres to create her own unique sound. Jackie's outspoken lyrics go straight to the heart of political and personal issues surrounding discrimination, fascism, injustice, & trauma. She is passionate about using her voice to speak out against inequality and normalize talking about mental health.
Jackie graduated from Madison Media Institute's Recording & Music Technology Program in 2011. Shortly after she began studying and self-teaching vocal technique, writing poetry, and taking her novice guitar skills to the next level. But it wasn't until 2015 when her daughter began high school that she decided to pursue public performance and fell in love with music all over again. Jackie has been wowing crowds with her fiery stage presence and powerful vocals ever since!
Jackie loves performing and connecting with people through music. Her solo shows bring a little something for every music fan, and she is sure to draw you in with her dynamic, edgy presence. Check out a live show and see for yourself!
Influences: Melissa Etheridge, Susan Tedeschi, Beth Hart, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sheryl Crow, Bonnie Raitt, Elle King, Larkin Poe, Grace Potter, Marc Broussard, Brandi Carlile, Paramore, Tori Kelly, Halsey, Fleetwood Mac, Pink, Tove Lo, Alanis Morissette, Sublime, Bob Marley, Aretha Franklin, Carsie Blanton, Heart, Tom Petty, Led Zepplin, Aerosmith, Bishop Briggs, Dorothy, Joss Stone, Fiona Apple...