“Jamie Shea creates captivating, original music in a simple, personable style. His easy going, in-the-moment personality is readily heard through his lyrics and epic guitar soloing.”
— Steve Pitkin, Elliott Brood
“Jamie Shea's debut has a really nice feel to it. There's some really fine playing on a selection of thoughtful songs about love, loss and the triumph of the human spirit that really draw you in. ”
Jamie Shea writes songs that need to be written. His listeners immediately relate to his well crafted melodies and lyrics that vibrate in sympathy with shared human experience. Shea takes a sensitive and contemplative approach to the frailty and grace of love and loss while singing with such soft affection as to soothe the very emotions he expresses. His experience writing and performing jazz, folk, blues, garage and psychedelia give Shea an extensive palette of colours to apply in bold strokes across his sonic landscape. Born and raised in Hamilton, Ontario, Shea is proud and honoured to be part of the city's rich musical tradition.