MUSICIAN- PERFORMING RECORDING ARTIST
Singer, Songwriter, Recording Artist & Performer, Tina Jackson is hailed as a "Certified SoCal Blues Diva that Always Delivers." Career highlights includes seventeen years as full lyric soprano in Opera Pacific, sharing the stage with top-tier world-class Artists at live events and being awarded the Hollywood Chapter NAACP Image Award in Best Performance category. Tina's solo CD release "Songs in the Key of Me" (Gorilla Music/ASCAP) is available on CD Baby and described as "World Rock Fusion, rudimentary rock with influences of jazz, blues, soul and trans-continental accents from Africa to South America, to Grass Roots and Urban America." Tina maintains an active performing calendar around Southern California venues with vintage electric-blues band Robbie King & The Blues Counts, acoustic trio No Hiding Place and various solo appearances.” – Greg Wible, Event Producer, So Cal Event Network. http://socalevent.com
Performance Highlights: (in alphabetical order) , Ben E. King, Buckwheat Zydeco, Buddy Guy, Coco Montoya, Deacon Jones, Debbi Ebert, Delbert McClinton, Denise LaSalle, Eddie Money, Eric Gales, Janiva Magness, Johnny Winter, Lil Jimmy Reed, Oklahoma Ollie & The Blues Stand Band, Opera Pacific (17 years as full lyric soprano,) Orange County Black Actors Theater (Dir Adleane Hunter,) Pat Boone, Peter Dobson, Poncho Sanchez, Robben Ford w/ Michael Landau, Jimmy Haslip, & Gary Novak, Robbie King, Ronnie Ciago, Sai What, Savoy Brown, Shemekia Copeland, Steel Pulse, The Whispers, Tommy Castro, Yolanda Adams
Hollywood Chapter NAACP Image Award in Best Performance category- Ain't Misbehavin
THEATER AND FILM
Doing Justice to Fats, 'Ain't Misbehavin'' |MARK CHALON SMITH, Los Angeles Times
"Find Out What They Like." Fats' primer on satisfying your man gets a lusty womanhandling by Tina Jackson and Delilah Williams, two ample ladies who know how to dish it out.
MONTEREY BAY BLUES FESTIVAL REVIEW
- Kevan L. Carter, Sacramento Observer
"Lead singer, Tina Jackson, in the tradition of great blues vocalists" - (full article)
Songs In The Key Of Me, (solo release) on CD Baby; Fat Gold Watch, by Sue Cross (title track) on CD Baby; Hear Me Now, by Barbara Paige.