Janelle Loes is an emerging singer/songwriter who knows how to spin a song and mesmerize an audience. Fusing elements of jazz, pop, and adult contemporary music, her style is both catchy and soothing while her voice is a deep sea serenade through rich, expressive waters. An accomplished fingerstyle guitarist, pianist, and violinist, Janelle’s songs are crafted orchestrations, driven by honest lyrics and a maturity that reaches far beyond her years.
From hosting weekly open mic nights at Arizona coffeehouses to performing in front of thousands at the 2009 Anthem Tree lighting Ceremony, Janelle’s listeners are continually drawn in by her remarkable talent as both a songwriter and a performer. She was winner of the Chicks with Picks 2010 Songwriting Competition, a finalist in the 2011 Alice Cooper Proof is in the Pudding Competition, and a 2012 Rocky Mountain Music Festival honorable mention.
“Her breathy and crisp voice is reminiscent of Norah Jones with hints of Regina Spektor and Fiona Apple.” ~ So Scottsdale
“The passion lies in every lyric sung and every note played.” ~ Why Blue Matters [+]