Jay Allen Sanford 11 a.m., Oct. 10
Influences: Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Prince, Willie Nelson
Based in Rancho Bernardo, Tim Yancey was given his first guitar at age five, later singing at Mount Zion Baptist Church in his hometown of Madison, Wisconsin. As a teen, he imitated the moves of Michael Jackson and launched a popular MJ tribute show.
Now based in San Diego, Yancey writes, sings, and produces music.
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