Daily Dose: Jake Vance – The Poet
At 20 years old, Jake Vance is a young, up-and-coming singer/songwriter whose background is in piano, bass, guitar, mandolin, songwriting, and vocals. Growing up in a musical family in Southern Alberta, Jake is a burgeoning artist in the Canadian music scene. Multitalented, Jake writes all his own music and lyrics as well as playing guitar and piano.
Recently, Jake completed the Artist Entrepreneur Program at CMI in Toronto, and played the TD Green Room at the 2016 Juno Awards. He was a top 10 regional finalist in the 2016 CBC Searchlight competition.
He has just been featured on EGH Radio (UK) Upcoming gigs include East Coulee Springfest (May/16) and The Campfire Sessions (July/16) Jake has spent two summers in London UK, taking music programs in Songwriting, Vocals and Recording. He has been lucky to have instructors that have also worked with the likes of Adele and Amy Winehouse.
Jake’s first EP “White Elephant” (2015) charted on several Canadian college stations reaching as high as #4 in both Alberta and Ontario Jake has just completed his second EP, titled Eden with Russell Broom producing. It was released in May 2016.
SOURCE: Official Bio