Jackson Vee, born in Scranton, Pa, has been performing music of all styles including orchestras, ensembles, marching bands, and rock bands since he was 3 years old.
With five years of music education from Wilkes University, Jackson has studied instruments, such as piano, clarinet, sax, guitar, brass, and some percussion. With knowledge in classical, jazz, and contemporary genres, he had received over 50 different trophies, medals, and accolades for various accomplishments in his musical career.
Songwriting has become more of a main objective in recent years, but he has written award winning original pieces for grade school and high school competitions.
From the age of 16, he has been a part of such rock bands as The Lounge Lizards, Cherry Pie, and Simon Sez, and most recently, the newly formed rock band Jigsaw Johnny.
Jackson Vee has been a Solo artist since 2007. Playing covers and originals, his unique persona and style makes him a crowd favorite. Genres include everything from rock and alternative to adult humor melodies. His following continues to grow with each performance.
In the last three years, Jackson has performed live on radio stations, shared the stage with national recording artists such as Saving Abel, Sick Puppies, and Rev Theory, and released two successful CD's.
His first solo release, an EP of four original tunes, was produced in 2008. The song, "When it Rains", was the #1 song of that year on NepaRebellion Internet Radio. The EP also reached, and is still played on, airwaves of college radio stations in the Northeast and Central PA regions.
Recently released in August of 2010, “Sigrad's Theory” is a full length CD with ten original works. “A rock influenced journey of hope and a need to focus on the future; Vee has crafted an album that showcases the depth of his musical abilities” says Randy Shemanski of Electric City. It has also reached college airwaves in NEPA, and quickly gaining popularity in the region