John Jacob Magistery

John Jacob Magistery

credit: Cassandra Lacroix

John Jacob Magistery - Let The Joy Thru

With "psychedelic jams, bouncy pop, (and) quiet folk - John Jacob Magistery beams with mature precision" (OEB SXSW). Hailing from Montreal, the post-indie ensemble blends powerful lyrics with influences of folk and soul. The music finds roots in the raw and sometimes violent undercurrents of life in the Americas, zeroing-in on the struggle and banality in today's age of collective sensory experience. Their live performance showcases their charged emotional energy and vocals with an intent well-crafted sound.

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Genre: Rock
Subgenre: Indie Rock
From: Montréal, QC, CANADA