Jessica Kaye

Jessica Kaye


Jessica Kaye is an up and coming acoustic artist from Montreal, Canada. Her music is as political as it is emotionally driven, deriving ideologies from folk rock & punk mixed with the traditional style instrumentals of acoustic pop punk and soft rock.


Major influences include :
Kt Tunstall
Brand New
The Nightwatchmen
Mayday Parade

Jessica Kaye started playing original music in cafes and bars around the local Montreal music scene in 2008.


"Under Control" is played regularly on CKUT 90.3's "Underground Sounds" on Monday Nights. She has also played two live tracks during an interview on that show in September 2008.

Her self produced acoustic demo is for sale at her gigs.

Set List

The set list typically consists of originals with one or two covers thrown in the mix.
I'm Free, Under Control and Unkept are definite staples of the original set list, where as Desperate Measures is quickly becoming the new crowd favorite. New songs are added in the set list such as Indie Star, The Others and Young and Enthusiastic.
Covers include the odd song by Mayday Parade or KT Tunstall.
The 25 minute set is often divided into political songs first then love songs for the second half.