Jake Kershaw will be performing July 4 on the FireKeepers Stage. He delivers a Blues Rock performance with a very unique spin. Jake recently won a "Jammie" award "Listeners Choice Best Album by a New Artist" from Western Michigan's WYCE radio station for his album "Piece of My Mind."
Jake was recently handpicked as one of the top 8 guitarists in the Country under age 21 by The International Guitar Festival in Dallas, Texas. The group is flying Jake and his band mates out for a 3 day festival early May. Jake has performed with numerous International stars such as Jonny Lang, Albert Cummings, Walter Trout, Larry McCray, and Anthony Gomes to name just a few. Jake is currently writing music for his sophomore album, which he hopes to release before he graduates from Marshall High School in the spring of 2019. Jake will be joined on stage by drummer Chip Herbert and bassist Andy Merrild, both of whom are seasoned professionals.
Be certain to come see Jake and get a front seat performance of what everyone around the country is talking about. The 17 year old blues rock prodigy from Albion Michigan.