DATE / TIME 06/22/2017 9:00

Jimmy Connor and Lauren Weintraub

Standing at five feet tall, Lauren Weintraub is proof that good things come in small packages. She is a rising star in the music industry showcasing her keen singer/songwriter abilities along with her guitar and piano skills. At only 17 years old, her lyrics are mature beyond her young age as she captures her thoughts in her catchy pop tunes. She has a deep desire to share her songs with a broad audience and has just released her self-titled debut album available on iTunes. She works hard at her craft spending much of her free time writing, playing, practicing, studying and performing.

Lauren has performed at venues across the United States including UC Berkeley’s Zellerbach Hall, The Hard Rock Café, The Bitter End, Club Passim, The Cutting Room, Gillette Stadium and Disney World. She has also been seen on stage at Equity theatres including The Huntington Theatre, Maine State Music Theater, North Shore Music Theater, Theatre by the Sea, Reagle Music Theater and The Workshop Theater. She has received many accolades, nominations and awards along the way.

Lauren has numerous stage credits as well as having done voiceover, commercial, print and film work. She has been onstage since the age of four and is comfortable performing in venues of all sizes ranging from intimate rooms to expansive theaters and outdoor stadiums. Lauren enjoys performing and sharing her talents whether they be on stage, screen or in the studio.

Lauren is supported by a wonderful team of industry professionals who encourage her to work hard to achieve her dreams. She is frequently performing her original music at area venues gaining invaluable stage experience.

Jimmy Connor is an award-winning singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and Nashville recording artist. The New England Country Music Organization named Jimmy the 2016 Songwriter of the Year for his debut single, Callin’ It. They also awarded The Jimmy Connor Band the New Country Band of the Year. During the 2016 Country Music Week in Tennessee, the North America Country Music Association, International, named Jimmy the Most Promising Male Vocalist of the Year, Instrumentalist of the Year, and the coveted Male Entertainer of the Year. Jimmy performs at venues across New England and Tennessee as a solo/acoustic artist or with his band.

At the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, MA, Jimmy recently opened for Darius Rucker, Dan + Shay, and Michael Ray. He will be opening for Love + Theft and The Cadillac Three on August 7 th at the Portsmouth, NH Country Music Festival. Jimmy has shared the stage with Country Music phenomenon, Hunter Hayes, and played at a charity event for Tuft’s Floating Hospital for Children with Chase Bryant.

Jimmy has been playing guitar since he was 6 years old and performing since he was 8. His energy is infectious. He is a highly-skilled guitarist and although he is known as a Modern Country Artist, he also includes crowd-pleasing rock, pop, and traditional country favorites when he performs. Jimmy recently recorded his debut single in Nashville, TN and released it to iTunes/Google/Spotify/Amazon. Download from iTunes here:   https://itun.es/us/cblzbb .

Visit Jimmy’s website at jimmyconnor.com or like his Jimmy Connor Music Facebook page to stay connected.