Jared Janzen (of Blue Taboo) with Nearby Liars
Jared Janzen is a Fort Collins, Colorado native whose music is intriguing to listen to. His main style emphasis is contemporary finger style guitar with singing, blending traditional genres such as folk, r&b, and rock into one. Influences include Andy Mckee, Michael Hedges, James Taylor, Ray LaMontagne and much more. Jared stretches the boundaries of acoustic guitar playing, and will grab you with his story telling.
Nearby Liars is a Fort Collins-based indie rock band founded in 2015 by singer-songwriter Riley Sbrana. Their sound is influenced by indie folk artists Bon Iver and Sufjan Stevens, with their first EP Unlearning featuring skilled solo acoustic work and delicious vocal harmonies. Nearby Liars recently brought on talented bassist and producer Collin Ingram alongside drummer Julian Ferrara to intensify their sound. They are working on their second EP with an expected release date in May.