Jill Barber

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Jill Barber - Jazz Live Act in Vancouver, British Columbia

Jill Barber Short Info

At first listen, what sets Jill Barber apart is her distinctive voice. But it’s her ability to write an immediately memorable song that has made her one of Canada’s most recognizable artists.

On Fool’s Gold, her 6th studio album, Jill continues to explore different musical styles, from traditional country, to jazz and Motown, though she rarely works neatly within the confines of any one genre. Instead she writes in the spirit of the Brill Building era where hook and melody reigned.

Jill Barber has become renowned for writing songs that evoke feelings of a bygone era. The songs on Fool’s Gold are delivered by that distinct, evocative voice of an artist who has drawn inspiration from a cross section of musical genres. Regardless of Jill’s influences, the one thing you are always assured of is that you know a Jill Barber song when you hear it, and chances are, you’ll never forget it.

At first listen, what sets Jill Barber apart is her distinctive voice. But it’s her ability to write an immediately memorable song that has made her one of Canada’s most recognizable artists.

On Fool’s Gold, her 6th studio album, Jill continues to explore different musical styles, from traditional country, to jazz and Motown, though she rarely works neatly within the confines of any one genre. Instead she writes in the spirit of the Brill Building era where hook and melody reigned.

Jill Barber has become renowned for writing songs that evoke feelings of a bygone era. The songs on Fool’s Gold are delivered by that distinct, evocative voi...

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Past Gigs Jill Barber

  • 03 | 2015 Ottawa, Canada National Arts Centre
  • 01 | 2015 Milton, Canada Milton Centre for the Arts
  • 01 | 2015 London, Canada Aeolian Hall
  • 01 | 2015 London, Canada Aeolian Hall
  • 01 | 2015 St Catharines, Canada Centre for the Arts
  • 11 | 2014 Toronto, Canada Massey Hall
  • 11 | 2014 Belleville, Canada Empire Theatre
  • 11 | 2014 Parry Sound, Canada Charles W. Stockey Centre

Discography Jill Barber

  • 2014 Fool's Gold Album | Outside Music
  • 2013 Chansons Album | Outside Music
  • 2011 Mischievous Moon Album | Outside Music
  • 2008 Chances Album | Outside Music

Media

  • Video Jill Barber – Broken For Good
  • Video Jill Barber - Live In Berlin
  • Video Jill Barber - Tell Me
  • Video Jill Barber - Chances

Origin

  • Vancouver, British Columbia CA

Founded

  • 2004

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