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JL Stiles

JL Stiles

Alternative / folk / blues San Francisco, CA  US


  • 2015

    Mar 14

    San Francisco, CA, US | 9:00pm
  • 2014

    Mar 7

    Mendocino, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Stiles, Rick Blaufeld and John Brandeburg--A benefit for the center and great sounding room!

  • 2014

    Jan 26

    Oakland, CA, US | 6:30pm

    with David Newman

  • 2013

    Oct 4

    Pacifica, CA, US | 8:30pm
  • 2013

    Aug 25

    Fairfax, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Moxy Music Songwriters Night Sun, Aug 25th, 9-12. No Cover, 21+ August 25th featured Artists: Brindl (www.brindl.com) Jl Stiles (www.JLstiles.com) Gary Adler (https://www.facebook.com/GaryAdlerGuitar) A monthly showcase celebrating singer-songwriter/acoustic music, presented by Moxy Music/ Brindl. Each month will feature local songwriters sharing the night with short sets of acoustic original music. Moxy Music is an indie label and www.moxymusic.org: resources, marketing tips, articles, and inspiration for singer-songwriters. www.moxymusic.org


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  • Macaulay Hutchinson (Fan)
    Macaulay Hutchinson
    Beautiful songs! Wish I had made it out on Thursday. I really need this type of music right now. Very therapeutic
  • Skarred Kage (Artist)
    Skarred Kage
    Excellent work on Frostbite Falls! Alex Skarred Kage
  • Sills & Smith (Artist)
    Sills & Smith
    Wow, Song Beside My Grave! JL this is such marvelous songcraft. Feeling this tune, deep down. Humming along with you now. Frank Smith
  • Danny Marlow (Artist)
    Danny Marlow
    I really dig your music. I'll be moving to Berkeley next week and would love to play a show with you. Give me a listen.
  • Aoede (Artist)
    Aoede coming by to say hello and listen-Enjoying Without You-great lyric and vocals-thanks for sharing! Congrats on recording in GA <3 Aoede
  • Digee (Artist)
    Nice work , very smooth! Great videos! Dan


  • Why Am I Running?
  • Bimbo's April 2, 2009
  • Yeah, buddy, you know what you can do with your folk songs


Sounds Like: Iron & Wine, Bon Iver, Bill Callahan (smog), Bob Dylan, Nick Drake

Manager: Fred Barnes

Bio: For bookings: e-mail sidesaladsf "at" gmail "dot" com. JL Stiles, master ragtime and folkways fingerpicker-by-trade and mathematician breaks the rule that never the twain shall meet.

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““Remember the name JL Stiles. The San Francisco via New Orleans songwriter is the real deal as evidenced by his new, live in the studio CD, ‘Solo Sessions’” ”

— Stan Hall, The Oregonian A&E Section

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