Jubal is the americana-folk coalescence of Taylor Kress & Bonnie Simmons based in Knoxville, Tennessee. With two voices and a guitar, Jubal works with simplicity to create an intricate and emotional sound.
Taylor and Bonnie both grew up in the Knoxville region and experimented with musical flavors throughout their youth. Bonnie, with a deep seeded exposure to old-time, gospel, blues, and traditional folk of the region, and Taylor with an innate love for history, lyricism, and atypical sounds. Jubal showcases their contrasting influences and backgrounds with strong harmonies and varying writing styles.
Their voices joined for the first time on 89.9 WDVX's Blue Plate Special in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Bloodroot is their debut album released August, 2015.
Their sophomore album will be released spring of 2017.