Sat, Jul 22|
Wood River Inn Concert Series presents- JJ Voss
Catch JJ on his Roots Rust and Roads Tour
Time & Location
Jul 22, 7:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Lafleche, 324 Main St, Lafleche, SK S0H 2K0, Canada
About the Event
With close to two decades of dedication to his music career and craft, JJ Voss has taken his passion for songwriting and performing, along with his many experiences in life, to build an authentic and professional solo career rooted in the soil of the working class.
To date Voss has released 3 albums and 1 single, garnering a WMCA
Producer of the Year nomination for debut EP ‘Hillbilly Storybook’ in 2008,
followed up by his ‘Show ‘em Who’s Voss’ album in 2012, landing him a
SCMA Roots Album of the Year award and chart action for 5 singles on
Canadian Country radio. It’s a Pride Thing’ peaking at #62 on the Billboard
Country Top 100 and ‘Playing For Keeps’ at #51. The album also received
international airplay leading Voss to his first overseas tour; playing shows
in Germany, Ireland, France and the Netherlands, Colombia and Mexico.
Voss's 3rd album, ‘Come Along With Me’, was released on March 20th,
2020 - 9 days after the official announcement of the COVID-19 pandemic,
forcing the cancellation of over 45 tour dates. Determined to see his plan
through, he pivoted and presented 20+ online concerts, and 80+ Live
concerts (both solo and with his band) in between lock down periods
between 2020-2022. The album garnered 6 SCMA awards, Top 10
Mediabase chart success with 3 singles; “Some People”, “Come Along With
Me” and “The Kind of Man”. and 150K video views for his re-make of
Murray McLaughlan's 'Farmer Song' with Darlene Tuleta and Canadian Hall
of Famer Charlie Major.
October 14th 2022 Voss released his poignant single, ‘A Letter to Dad’ - a
tribute to the Voss family farm on its 100 year milestone. ‘A Letter To Dad’ is
out now on radio and at all major music service providers.
2023 has started strong with JJ receiving 5 nominations from the Saskatchewan Country Music Association. He is up for Entertainer of the year, Male Artist, Songwriter (for ‘A Letter To Dad’) Video of the year and Interactive Artist
Currently Voss is writing songs in preparation for release later this year.