Jesse Colin Young

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Date(s) - Saturday, April 21, 2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Port Angeles High School Performing Arts Center


Jesse Colin Young, critically acclaimed solo artist and lead singer of the legendary rock band, The Youngbloods, took the nation by storm when The Youngblood’s single Get Together became a worldwide hit and a prominent soundtrack for peace. After seven group releases, Young began the production of more than 15 acclaimed solo albums including Song for Juli, Light Shine and Songbird. For 50 years Jesse has been singing songs about peace, relationships and the environment. From his early folks days in Boston, he has articulated and recorded the tumultuous times from the Summer of Love to the present, while reminding us that it is all about family, community and the precious natural world we live in. His musical style is now considered Americana, but in fact it’s his unique fusion of jazz, blues, folk and rock with an emphasis on his extraordinary voice that makes his signature sound. “Come on people now, smile on your brother, everybody get together, try to love one another right now.” A song for our times…