Jacks and Aces is a modern blues band, adding flavors of rock, jazz and folk to the traditional style. By mixing in these related genres, Jacks and Aces are able to reach a wider audience, while staying true to their unique sound. Lead singer, guitarist and songwriter Jack Fossett draws his influence from the likes of Jeff Beck, Joe Bonamassa, Eric Clapton, Ray Charles and more. Many musical guests have played with the band, adding excitement and variety to live gigs, and even featured studio performances.
Driven by catchy guitar licks, sultry melodies and memorable lyrics, Jacks and Aces pioneers the future of blues music!!!
Jack Fossett - Vocals, Lead Guitar
Kris Rodgers - Piano
Zack Pomerleau - Drums
Andrew Buslovich - Vocals, Guitar, Saxophone
Kevin Roy - Bass
Senseless - Debut LP, 2011
'Last Days in Brooklyn' - Single featured on WBLM Portland, ME
'The Snow Storm Strut' - Single featured on The Maine Blues Project on WBLM Portland, ME and on Midnight Blues Radio in Paris, France
Currently recording second LP 'Skyline,' with a release date of late Winter 2012.
Jacks and Aces- The Snow Storm Strut
Jacks and Aces-Riding with the Top Down
Jacks and Aces - Last Days in Brooklyn
Jacks and Aces-Farewell
Jacks and Aces-Let's Go Around Again
Jacks and Aces - I Got Your Hand In Mine
Jacks and Aces-Jazz Noir
Jacks and Aces - Highway Songs
Jacks and Aces
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Jacks and Aces, a new unit fronted by Jack Fossett. Fossett is an uncoventional bandleader for this ...Jacks and Aces, a new unit fronted by Jack Fossett. Fossett is an uncoventional bandleader for this type of thing; his vocal delivery is far more articulate, mid-registered, and slender than the archetypal blues mutterer, and his guitarwork can get maddeningly spacey. Jazz finds its way in. Blues is a game with strict parameters, so if this kind of rulebreak sounds appealing to you, look for J&A's debut CD, Senseless, at Bullmoose today.
Playlist for The Big One - Jacks and Aces - Last Days in Brooklyn
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‘Last Days in Brooklyn’ is a scorching blues rock tune from Jacks & Aces based in Portland ME. Yo...‘Last Days in Brooklyn’ is a scorching blues rock tune from Jacks & Aces based in Portland ME.
You can hear the influence of Beck & Clapton in Jack Fossett’s fretwork on ‘Last Days’ from the band’s debut 2011 LP ‘Senseless.’
Original Blues/Rock songs, including those featured under our 'Audio' tab.
Covers Including (but not limited to):
What'd I Say - Ray Charles
Pride and Joy - Stevie Ray Vaughan
Bring it On Home - Sam Cooke
I Got a Woman - Ray Charles
Voodoo Child - Jimi Hendrix
Red House - Jimi Hendrix
Crossroads - Cream
Sunshine of Your Love - Cream
Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medicine Show
Bright Lights, Big City - Jimmy Reed
Key to the Highway - Eric Clapton
The Night Time is the Right Time - Ray Charles
Feelin' Good - Joe Bonamassa
I Put a Spell On You - Screamin' Jay Hawkins
Tin Pan Alley - Stevie Ray Vaughan
Drown in My Own Tears - Ray Charles
Sweet Home Chicago - Robert Johnson
Boom Boom - John Lee Hooker
Train Kept a Rollin - The Yardbirds
Stormy Monday - T-Bone Walker
Blues Deluxe - The Jeff Beck Group
Superstitious - The Jeff Beck Group
Sleepin' in the Ground - Blind Faith
Give Me One Reason - Tracy Chapman
There are no upcoming dates at this time.