Jai-Jagdeesh On Tour Through November 17, 2018
PRESS RELEASE FROM JAI-JAGDEESH
Spiritual singer/songwriter phenom Jai-Jagdeesh started her North American Tour on September 15, 2018 with 30 dates in support of her latest release, “Down Come The Walls”. Debuting at #2 on the World Music Charts in May of this year, this album represents a beautifully bold and vulnerable declaration of the glory of being human, while exploring divinity, passion, heartbreak, and authenticity in an exquisite musical journey.
For this tour, Jai-Jagdeesh surrounds herself with a creative team of multi-instrumental masters including Adrian DiMatteo, Tripp Dudley, Brian Festa, and Giliard Lopes, all exquisite musicians who provide a deep yet dynamic current for her potent voice to sail through.
About her latest release “Down Come The Walls”:
With “Down Come The Walls”, Jai-Jagdeesh leaves behind traditional barriers of genre and classification and takes her audience on a spiritual sojourn, flawlessly merging sacred mantra and poetry while subtly nodding to impressionist classical composers and jazz greats. In this recording she is unabashedly herself, admitting her perceived flaws and courageously embracing them as opportunities for greater love. In a beautifully bold and vulnerable declaration of the glory of being human, “Down Come The Walls” explores divinity, passion, heartbreak, and authenticity in an exquisite musical journey.
Jai-Jagdeesh draws from a huge array of musical influences, some of her favorites include Jeff Buckley, Nina Simone, and Amy Winehouse. Her commitment to excellence shows in every song she sings, a perfectionist with a big heart,Jai-Jagdeesh’s music is exquisitely soulful.
Jai-Jagdeesh says, “I hope anyone who listens to this album experiences everything there is to feel, learn, and understand about their own longing to belong – and, simultaneously, feels like they DO belong. We share a collective ache for something indescribable, and I suppose this music is my attempt to describe it. So, may these songs take you on whatever journey you’re ready to go on, and may you totally enjoy the ride.”
It is said that a person’s cracks are where the light gets in. In this case, Jai-Jagdeeshhas decisively demolished her entire facade to reveal a blazing majesty that is nothing short of magnificent. And the real magic happens when you join her on that journey, finding the same light within yourself. As an audience member you will be healed and transformed, reaching a depth of joy and truth that is rarely possible.