Jay Allen Sanford 1 p.m., March 21
RIYL: Hank III, Grampadrew, Jason Aldean
Inception: San Diego, 2014
Influences: Jason Aldean, Travis Tritt, Garth Brooks, Hank Williams III, Kenny Rogers, Rascal Flatts, George Michael
Originally from St. Louis and raised in the Midwest, country singer/songwriter Jay Tighe earned both a Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree before making the move to music full time. With social media followers surpassing 125K on Instagram and Twitter, Tighe has opened for Sugarland and Jason Aldean. His debut album Driven was released October 14, 2014, preceded by the single "Red Flags."
A new single was released in 2018, "Small Talkin.'"