Starting on the trumpet at age ten, leading her own band by twenty-four, then opening for music legends such as B.B. King, Buddy Miles, Jimmy Webb, and Mavis Staples, KJ now performs her own music from Cleveland to Tampa and everywhere in between. A traveling minstrel rooted in the blues, her writing has always been gritty and organic. She accompanies herself with a home-grown guitar style that sets up both space and groove underneath her unique vocal style and range. Listeners will no doubt appreciate the skill and character of her performance, as well as the care and honesty of her songwriting.