Jay Edward started his music career at age 15 in the Fox River Valley growing up in Oshkosh. At age 20 he moved to So. Calif. and continued his pursuit of a music career. Under the teaching and influence of Charlie Musselwhite, William Clarke and others, Jay eventually finds his style and tone to become one of the regions best. Moving between Southern and Northern California, Jay was exposed to and played with a large group of players before spending the next 22 years with recording artist the Nightcrawlers™ . After 40 years of playing, recording and working in L.A., Jay moved home to The Fox Valley to form the Jay Edward Band.
The Jay Edward Band
featuring Jay Stulo
Playing Dives & Finer Establishments All Across the Dairyland
Where we plan to be in 2019
- 18 - O'Marro's Public House - Oshkosh
- 25 - Gibson Music Hall - Appleton
- 27 - Smiling Moose - Osman
- 2 - The Nickel on Ohio - Oshkosh
- 15 - Slippery Noodle - Indianapolis
- 16 - Slippery Noodle - Indianapolis
- 22 - REVS Bowl Bar & Grill - Oshkosh
- 23 - Deja vu Martini Lounge - Appleton
- 2 - The Hill Tavern - Omro
- 8 - Knuckle Down Saloon - Madison
- 15 - O'Marro's Public House - Oshkosh
- 16 - Daly's - Wausau
- 22 - Gibson Music Hall - Appleton
- 26 - Daly's - Wausau
- 27 - Broke Down Palace Festival - Washburn
The Jay Edward Band
Jay Stulo has been playing, fronting, and leading blues bands since the late 1980’s. He has toured the nation several times and released 5 CD's. Jay first picked up guitar at the age of 14, learning some basic chords from his father, also a musician. He joined his first working bar band Gypsy Rose at the age of 17. Jay hit the road early with blues legend Luther Allison, then later with James Solberg. Jay co- founded The Mighty Aces in 1996 and toured full-time for a decade leading the The Jay Stulo Band. Jay is a super pro and always “Wows” crowds of all venues he performs!!
Tom has literally been playing his entire life. From his early days with Oshkosh’s Sunstone Lollypop which featured Dave & Keith Dicianni and recorded 45’s on the KEL Records label for local air play such as; Never Sad, Forever Be in Doubt, Mister Keat and My Day of Dream. Tom’s career spans almost 5 decades. Known as one of the top drummers in the state, Tom’s blues chops were on full display as a young man in the Valley’s Blue Tale Fly. Tom would go on to another decade of greatness with acts such as The Boppers, The Bill Jerone Show, The Rattlers, The Stumblers and Janet Planet and The Valley Boys, and Andy's Automatics.
Chico is a seasoned pro having started in music and performing for 50 years! Originally from the Philippines, Chico has worked in a variety of genres including Soul, R&B and Blues. In 1989 Chico met Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin’ Alter Boys and joined the band. For the next 12 years Chico was the primary Bass guitar player. Taking some time off, Chico eventually met Jay Stulo and worked with The Jay Stulo Band for another year. Chico has played on all size stages including Summerfest, Buddy Guys, most Wisc area blues festivals. As a co-founder of the band, Chico is the consummate professional.