After graduating from the Jazz Studies program at USC Thornton in 2009, Louis Cole formed the LA-based duo Knower with Genevieve Artadi, making electronic funk-pop characterized by explosive grooves, colorful harmonies, female vocals and vast electro-acoustic soundscapes. Cole also recorded a pair of solo albums in 2010 and 2011.
Jake Sherman’s warm sound embraces all his musical sensibilities, leading his audience through a world of wonderment. His new album delivers cinematic soundscapes that blend dreamy nostalgia with classic, timeless groove. The Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter, known also for his virtuosity as an organist and pianist, has collaborated with a wide array of renowned artists including Chance The Rapper, Bilal, Gabriel Garzòn-Montano, Nick Hakim, Empress Of, Benny Sings, Warren Wolf and Ralph Peterson among others. Returning with his signature Wurlitzer and joined by guitars, synthesizers, organs and orchestral string arrangements, Jake’s sound continues to grow into a world that is purely his own.