LEAH AND HER J-WALKERS are an exciting trio that pay homage to the traditional sounds of Jazz, Classic Country, and Rockabilly while putting their own unique spin on these genres.
The trio includes:
JAMES GAUDETTE has been a staple in the New England music scene for over 20 years. He is an accomplished guitarist, multi-instrumentalist, and music instructor, who has not only been formally trained, but has been taught first-hand from many of the original music legends of the genres he specializes in.
LEAH is a vintage songstress hailing from South Carolina whose sultry voice has been known to mesmerize audiences up and down the East Coast. She also holds down rhythm with acoustic guitar.
JOHNNY CARLEVALE is and has been a frontman and sideman for many legendary New England bands (Johnny Carlevale and The Rollin' Pins, Johnny Carlevale' s Band of All-Stars,etc.). He is making his debut on Upright Bass.
LEAH AND HER J-WALKERS have a love for all things vintage and strive to recreate the authentic look and sound of the past through artistry, skill and meticulous attention to detail. They will transport you to a smoky New York Jazz club at 3 am, have you reaching for the nearest beer with their Honky Tonk stylings and hitting the dance floor with their raucous Rockabilly.
Rockabilly, 50s Rock n Roll, Swing, Boogie Woogie, Blues, Crooner, Surf
Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins
Rockabilly roots country musician performs Friday Vulcan Advocate From there, his interest expanded to include blues, country and eventually rockabilly. Christl enjoys performing live as “it's a good way to connect with people.” There's a shared energy between crowd and performer, he says, adding sometimes the crowd ...