MP3 Jenny Lester - Friends Like You
Warm bluegrass with outstanding musicianship and vocals.
11 MP3 Songs
COUNTRY: Bluegrass, KIDS/FAMILY: Kid Friendly
Jenny Lester is a dynamic bluegrass performer and recording artist who has established herself as an important singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Jenny''s prodigious talent is superbly displayed on her debut CD, Friends Like You, of critical and popular acclaim. Again living back in her home town, Smithers, British Columbia, Canada, Jenny is now touring full time with Yukon based bluegrass unit Hungry Hill.
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FROM THE PRESS.....
"Lester has a full commanding voice with a lot of dynamic and emotional range, bringing the requisite strength to an up tempo original like ''One Way Track'', then, turning more ornamental to bring out the nuances of a slower song like Paul Kennerly''s ''First In Line''." - Bluegrass Unlimited
"The genre that Kentuckian Bill Monroe founded in the 1930s may not have the cachet that high-processed pop music enjoys these days but, if it did, Jenny Lester would be hailed as an emerging Celine Dion." - Vancouver Province
"Talented and beautiful songstress . . . a clear, pure and powerful voice that is unique to her . . . she can truly sing from her heart." - Bluegrass Canada
"Jenny Lester is just great!" - Dugg Simpson, artistic director, Vancouver Folk Festival
"Top Canadian act . . . top-notch album" - The National Post
"Jenny Lester is one of Canada''s best bluegrass artists and a singer who, like Alison Krauss, deserves to be a household name beyond the bluegrass community." - Bruce Pollock (CJSW, Calgary)
"Outstanding. Jenny''s vocals would make an angel weep with joy!" - Alice Hill (WELY, MN)
"Her stage presence is A-1." - Joe Cloud (KSER, WA)
"She is outstanding." - Bob Newton (WHDM, TN)
"Jenny Lester offers up a no-nonsense style of music that is a pleasure to listen to." - Dan Alloway (KTEP, TX)
"I love her performance. I would drive along way to see her live." - Joe Colvin (WYSO, OH)
"Jenny has a voice that''s a bluegrass natural." - Bill Knowlton (WCNY/WUNY/WJNY, NY)
"The best Canada has." - Steve Pritchard (CKLN, ON)
"I like her vocal sincerity." - Dave Rousseau (KWRD, TX)
"The best bluegrass I have heard from outside the US." -