Janelle Loes is an emerging singer/songwriter in the adult alternative and indie-pop genre. Her lyrics describe topics that transcend the boundaries of age and are easily relatable for a wide variety of individuals. Janelle's relationship with music began as a strictly classical endeavor in her younger years when she played the flute and violin. Her current focus has been dedicating her efforts toward the guitar and piano. Her modern writing style flirts with her classical background to create a perfect balance of polished yet complex songs. After listening to her mature voice and elaborate lyrics, listeners are often astounded by her young age of seventeen. Her distinctive guitar melodies and performance style set her apart from many of todays leading acoustic performers. From hosting weekly open mic nights at various coffeehouses to performing in front of thousands at the 2009 Anthem Tree lighting Ceremony, Janelle has played a huge spectrum of venues in front of a great variety of audiences. Above all Janelle's music is intimate, and her listeners are drawn in by the songs she creates. Janelle's debut album "Here and Now" showcases the remarkable talent she possesses both as a songwriter and performer. There is much to come for this rising artist.