A Music & Storytelling Extravaganza

Story Jam

Story Jam Songwriters 

Amazing music

SARAH MARIE YOUNG is an award winning singer, songwriter and musician. She was a semi-finalist in the 2010 Thelonious Monk Competition and the winner of the 2011 Montreux Voice Competition (judged by Quincy Jones). After being signed by the dutch label Snip Records in 2014, Sarah Marie released and toured Europe with her second album, "Little Candy Heart." Sarah's latest album, "Recess," was released in April 2016. Sarah Marie's website.
Liam Davis, one of Chicago's best musicians



LIAM DAVIS is a producer, songwriter, performer, and rock star who has toured all over the world. He has been nominated for three grammys as a producer and songwriter with Justin Roberts. Liam Davis' website.

The awesome Nicholas Barron


NICHOLAS BARRON'S raw energy and charisma have earned him over five million You Tube views! A prolific artist, he has released ten albums of original music, and he is an accomplished abstract painter. He has opened for Pat Benatar, Michael Bolton, James Brown, Johnny Cash, The Doobie Brothers, Shawn Colvin, The Neville Brothers, and James Taylor, among many, many others. Nicholas' website.

Stephanie Rogers, soulful and funny


STEPHANIE ROGERS is the host and producer of STORY JAM. Steph led an event band for several years, while she acted in theatre, commercials, indie films, and tv shows. Steph teaches live lit workshops, and she is working on a master's in Written Communications. She's been in dozens of rock, pop, and folk bands. Stephanie's website.

Anne Heaton, magnificent singer songwriter



ANNE HEATON has captured audiences’ imaginations for over a decade with her songs that are by turns, “tender, barbed, and spiritual” (The Washington Post). Anne tours as a solo artist, and with her popular all-female band, Winterbloom. She will have a brand new record out later this year, her first in 7 years! Anne's Heaton's website.