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Jer Coons

jercoonsLet's face it. I like the cute young boys, particularly the ones who make good music. It's always a thrill to discover a new artist who bursts on the scene with great potential. Hear one of his songs featured on New Music Thursday Oct 1 Meet Jer Coons, a 20 year old who MIGHT have been on American Idol if he hadn't slept through the auditions. Now, since his bio also says he was raised by a family of marsupials until he was 6, I think we need to take that   American  Idol comment with a grain of salt. He's been compared to lots of artists like Howie Day jack Johnson and Jason Mraz and has some pretty funny comments about the comparisons on his website: click here However...the kid's music speaks for itself. His debut album " Speak" is out and is full of catchy songs that sound familiar the first time you hear them. Decide for youself with this video of his single " Legs". Oh yeah, and come join me on Wednesday Oct 14 for Jer's FREE show at the Majestic Theater!

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This kid is awesome, like he said in a recent interview,"My music sounds like John Mayer and Jason Mraz were riding on a tandem bike and collided with Jimi Hendrix playing the Beatles on his IPod!" Go see the show, you will be hooked on Jer Coons
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