At 19 years old, Jake Vance is a young, up-and-coming singer/songwriter whose background is in piano, bass, guitar, mandolin, songwriting and vocals.
Growing up in a musical family in Southern Alberta, Jake is a burgeoning artist in the Canadian music scene.
Multitalented, Jake writes all his own music and lyrics as well as playing guitar and piano. In his short career, he has opened for esteemed acts such as The Fugitives, Michael Bernard Fitzgerald, WIL and T Buckley, as well as performed many of his own shows in and around Calgary.
Recently, Jake completed the Artist Entrepreneur Program at CMI in Toronto, and played the TD Green Room at the 2016 Juno Awards. He was a top 10 regional finalist in the 2016 CBC Searchlight competition. Upcoming gigs include East Coulee Springfest (May/16) and The Campfire Sessions (July/16)
Jake has spent two summers in London UK, taking music programs in Songwriting, Vocals and Recording. He has been lucky to have instructors that have also worked with the likes of Adele and Amy Winehouse.
Jake’s first EP “White Elephant” (2015) charted on several Canadian college stations reaching as high as #4 in both Alberta and Ontario.
Jake has just completed his second EP, titled Eden with Russell Broom producing. It will be released in 2016.