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First formed some 25 years ago, the Cherry Poppin’ Daddies made it their mission to veer from genre to genre across the musical map. Coming from a Swing, Jazz and Tin Pan Alley tradition that is almost an extinct lineage in music they aspire to be worthy of carrying the torch but we have always striven to create our own modern, iconoclastic version.
J Boog (born Jerry Afemata, Long Beach, California) is an American reggae and R&B vocalist and songwriter of Samoan descent. Raised in Compton, California and based in Hawaii, he released his first solo album Hear Me Roar in 2007, which peaked on Billboard’s Top Reggae Albums at #8.
Since 2000, Tony Smiley has captured audiences with his cosmic beats. His electric melodies mixed with world beats, Mongolian throat singing and beat-boxing have earned the loop ninja a cult like following that repeatedly embarks on his musical journey.
Precious Byrd is a high energy dance/rock band from beautiful Bend, OR. Featuring Corey Parnell on vocals, Casey Parnell on lead guitar, Michael Summers on drums, and Grammy Award winning artist Lonnie Chapin on bass. Their fantastic renditions of modern and classic hits, along with a number of high energy originals, are sure to get you on your feet.
As the eldest son of Stephen Marley and grandson of Bob Marley, Joseph “Jo Mersa” Marley grew up surrounded
Jemere Morgan is from a line of musical genius. What makes Jemere stand out from other Artists is his unique style of combining all types of genres in his music. He has recorded music that blends pop, reggae, rhythm & blues with hip hop. Jemere is currently working in the studio on his EP and his first single “First Kiss” is now available on iTunes.
Oregon WinterFest Music Schedule 2017
Thursday | February 16th | Winterfest Pre-Party
|9:00pm||Toney Smiley||(Volcanic Theater Pub)|
|5:30pm||Second Son and the Rain Dogs||(U.S. Cellular® Chalet Tent)|
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|8:30pm||Cherry Poppin’ Daddies||(U.S. Cellular® Chalet Tent)|
|5:30pm||Jemere Morgan||(U.S. Cellular® Chalet Tent)|
|7:00pm||Jo Mersa Marley||(U.S. Cellular® Chalet Tent)|
|8:30pm||J Boog||(U.S. Cellular® Chalet Tent)|