Originally hailing from Wichita, Kansas, Jess Weimer has led a musical life. This Midwesterner has been singing and writing songs as long as she can remember. Musical theater played a crucial role in Weimer’s love of performing. Jess started appearing in musicals by age five. She began classical training in violin at age nine, though she started fiddling and singing lead female vocals in a bluegrass band back in Kansas by age 16. Jess moved to LA after graduating from Chapman University in order to pursue a career in music. Some inspirations for Jess and her music include Bishop Briggs, The Alabama Shakes, Janis Joplin, Ella Fitzgerald, and Amy Winehouse. Jess values multi-dimensional talent, and conveys that through her songwriting and performing.