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A Documusical by Becca Redden.
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    Sing Hey

    (2016)

  • Drown the Earth

    (2013)

Tour

Ottawa, ONOrigin Studio, With King Kimbit, Brad MordenSat Aug 6, 2016, 7PM$10
Montreal, ONLe Cagibi, With Kai Cheng Thom, Zinta Avens AuzinsSun Aug 7, 2016, 8PM$5-10
Saint John, NBTaco Pica, With Lydia Mainville, Sadie DonahueThurs Aug 11, 2016, 7PM$5/pwyc
Halifax, NSAlteregos Cafe, With Andre FentonThurs Aug 18, 2016, 7PM$5/pwyc
Hamilton, ONThis Ain't Hollywood, Piper Hayes EP ReleaseThurs Oct 13, 2016$20
Kitchener, ONThe Fireside, with ReddFri Oct 14, 2016$20
Waterloo, ONWLU Keiffer Chapel, with Ivan CoyoteTues Nov 1, 2016, 7pmFree
Waterloo, ONEarthstock Fundraiser, 145 Lincoln RdSat Nov 4, 2016, 2pm$10/20
Waterloo, ONThe Jazz Room, with Amai n YSun Dec 4, 2016$20 Tickets

Bio

Janice Jo Lee is a Korean-Canadian, folk-roots musician, poet, and theatre artist from Kitchener, Haldimand Treaty territory. Lee is a powerful vocalist who creates soundscapes and songs using her voice, guitar, trumpet and looping pedal. She is a hard femme queer radical known for being disarmingly hilarious, off-the-cuff and fearlessly honest on stage. Lee’s new album Sing Hey is a vocal and acoustic showcase with songs themed on feminism, poverty, and friendship. She has toured across Canada as a solo act and facilitated over one hundred workshops on storytelling, songwriting and activism.

In 2015 Lee was the City of Kitchener’s Artist in Residence, received the Oktoberfest Woman of the Year Award in Arts and Culture, and received an Ontario Women’s Directorate Leading Women, Building Communities Award. Currently she is is recording her third studio album and writing her one-woman spoken word musical comedy called Janice Lee and the White Supremacy Smackdown. A documusical about her journey titled The Legend of Sing Hey, directed by Becca Redden is set to release in Spring 2017