Jake Kulak and The LowDown
Award-winning musician Jake Kulak has been performing professionally in front of audiences since the age of 12. Thrilling audiences from Norway to Boston and NYC, to the Mississippi Delta, Jake plays guitar-driven rock music which highlights his improvisational and jam abilities. His set list includes original rock and contemporary blues/rock music which he writes himself, as well as unique covers of blues and funk artists. Jake has spent the last four summers playing in the home of the Blues - Clarksdale, Mississippi. He has also been CT's entry in the International Blues Challenge Youth Showcase in Memphis, TN for the past four years. He and his blues-rock power trio, Jake Kulak and the LowDown were also nominated for a 2017 New England Music Award for "Best New Act of the Year". His original pop song "Better" was chosen as a semi-finalist in the 2017 International Songwriting Competition, the "competition to take note of", according to the New York Times. In June 2018, Jake Kulak and the LowDown won the CT Blues Society Band Challenge and will be traveling to compete at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in January 2019.