Jazz meets indie rock and 21-string guitar: Jay Manley opening the show for Matt Phillips (mid slot) and Marc Martel (headliner)
Jay Manley Indie jazz on a 21-string guitar with hints of everything from Hindustani to dark wave. http://www.jaymanley.com Astronaut Sex Pants Funky drums and 8-string guitar. https://www.facebook.com/TheAstronautSexPants Show at 9pm
Delicious sounds from two music groups: Jay Manley starts show @10pm ...with a 21-string electric guitar and passionate voice delivers fearless songs from a nocturnal fantasy world of gorgeous ghosts and bipolar robots: a fresh blend of indie rock meets jazz with touches of everything from Hindustani to dark wave. http://www.jaymanley.com/ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jay-Manley/47465075813 Ye Olde Shoppe @ 11pm Delightfully dissonant rock with bell-like points of light evoking sunset skies, hope and bittersweet reflection. https://www.facebook.com/YeOldeRockShoppe https://soundcloud.com/yeoldeshoppe http://www.caverntavern.com/
Sounds Like: Peter Murphy, Kaki King
Label: Double Decker Bus Music, Inc.
Manager: Jane Francis
Bio: Jay Manley is a guitarist, producer and composer exploring exciting, engaging sounds on the 21-string electric harp guitar, Saraswati Guitar, designed by Wes Lambe. His music is a fusion of rock, jazz and indie classical with influences of fingerstyle folk and Hindustani music served with post-pu...See Full Bio
"... There is a community of musicians in North Carolina who have studied Indian classical music and combine it with other styles. My favorites from this community are Jay Manley, who uses his electric guitar to create sustained bends inspired by sitar meend."