TROUBADUO ~ Bryson Van Cleve & Jill Marie
(The Lost Highway)
Bryson Van Cleve & Jill Marie
Touring 9 months out of the year, the National touring act TROUBADUO performs over 150 shows yearly. This powerful male/female soul singing duo places their emphasis on lyrics, vocals, guitars and percussive instruments to share their original tunes as well as songs from their favorite artists.
Jill Marie is a dynamic songbird (Folk/Rock/Sunshine Pop), whose soulful songs reflect the ever-changing journey of life, embracing the heartstrings of those around her. Her song "Season of Wishes" was chosen for the Make A Wish Foundation's 2007 holiday campaign theme song. Some of her influences include Elvis Presley, Ella Fitzgerald, Tracy Chapman, Johnny Cash, Gillian Welch, Ben Harper, Janis Joplin and Otis Redding.
Bryson VanCleve is a folk/rock, Americana, delta blues, soul-singer, whose songs ignite the souls of others around him. He has received many awards for his great songs including "We Carry On" and is said to be "John Lennon reincarnated" by David Lauser (veteran drummer for Sammy Hagar). Some of his influences include Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Chris Whitley, Van Morrison, CCR, Ryan Adams, Gillian Welch, Stevie Wonder, Steve Earle & the Allman Brothers.
Official website ~ also available on special mobile site ~ Troubaduo.com
Current press, tour dates, music, videos, bios, etc ~ Reverbnation.com/Troubaduo
EPK ~ www.sonicbids.com/troubaduo
*"World renown drummer Curt Bisquera (Tom Petty, Mick Jagger, Willie Nelson, etc., etc.) cuts 4 song Bryson VanCleve EP with producer/composer/Spectrasonics design genius Bob Daspit. To sample Daspit's production with Curt Bisquera on drums listen to the "We Carry On" on this home page."
*"Halfway to Homeless & All Hearts are indie acoustic releases that will hit home with those sick of overproduced, auto tuned, big label music.
-Amp'D Up Music, -(Los Angeles, CA)
*"We congratulate Bryson VanCleve as one of our "Top 5 Vocalists of the Month!!! "
-Dale Kawashima, SONGWRITER UNIVERSE MAGAZINE
*Jill Marie's song "Season of Wishes" was chosen by the Make-A-Wish Foundation for their 2007 campaign song.
*"Troubaduo is the music you wish you were hearing on radio today!"
-Ralph Bowling, Front Row News (Memphis, TN)
*"Jill Marie & Bryson VanCleve have collectively received over 100 awards for their songs on garageband.com
Additional Fan/Media Sites:
brysonvancleve.com ~ also available on mobile
jillmariemusic.com ~ also available on mobile