1. Who are the members of your band and what are their musical backgrounds?
Matthew Bauer – Percussion: As an avid performer
Peter Calamari – Bass Guitar: A retired New York City police officer.
Victoria Calamera – Background Vocals: Music has been such an important part of Victoria's life for as long as she can remember.
Bob Riedel – Pedal Steel Guitar: Bob, Jessica’s pedal steel guitarist is not only a musician but also an accomplished singer, actor, and dancer.
Steven Sterlacci – Lead Guitar: Steve is a guitarist based out of New York and has spent the last five years touring the world alongside Jessica Lynn.
Andy Harts – Drums: Drumming has been a part of Andrew Harts’ life ever since he was a toddler.
2. How long have you been in the music industry?
I started performing professionally when I was 13 years old in a rock and roll band. I wrote all of the music for the group and have so many amazing memories performing all over NYC in clubs I wasn’t even allowed in because of my age!
3. How long have you been performing under your present name?
In 2012 I filmed my very first television special as Jessica Lynn that hit the air in 2014.
4. What genre would you call your music?
My music is labeled as a country but there are many influences of pop, rock, the blues, as well as soul in there.
5. Who are your major influences?
I have so many influences and of a great variety. Some of my biggest musical inspirations are Richard Marx, Neil Diamond, No Doubt, and The Temptations.
6. How old were you when you started following a musician’s path?
I started performing when I was about 6 years old and I just always knew it was what I wanted to do.
7. Tell me a funny story that has happened to you .
I have had people talk to me about “Jessica Lynn” not knowing I was the same person! It was very funny.
8. Where would you like to be in five years?
I would love to be on the road and still performing.
9. What inspires you to write?
Real-life inspires me to write. I am not the type of person that can just sit down and do it. I need to feel or see something that sparks my creative mentality and then the song usually flows out extremely fast. I’ve written some of my most popular songs in approximately 15 minutes.
10. What is your philosophy of life and how does it affect your music?
My philosophy in life is to live life to the fullest. I think it comes across in my music because I make the type of music that makes me happy and I try not to constrict myself with industry standards or norms.
11. Please add the names of the places you have played and the city they are in.
I’ve been touring consistently for 6 years now worldwide but all of my past touring is on my website www.JessicaLynnMusic.org
12. Do you have any causes that tug at your heartstrings, or that you support? Abused pets, world peace organization, save the whales, etc…
I support many different military and animal causes. They are important to me.
13. Do you have any new releases coming out?
April 24 my brand new single “Run To” comes out. I am very excited.
14. What is your upcoming performance schedule?
We are set to do 5 months on the road starting in May. It is my biggest tour yet and I can’t wait!
Jessica Lynn - Look at Me that Way - Live From Daryl's House
Jessica Lynn Live at Dramatic Hall - Official Teaser
Jessica Lynn Tour 2019 Highlight Video
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