Jesse Ruben / Chris Ayer
Jesse Ruben is a Philly-bred singer-songwriter currently living in Brooklyn, New York. He has independently sold over 10,000 albums, has had song placements on TV shows such as One Tree Hill, Degrassi, and Teen Mom and toured with some amazing artists including Jewel, KT Tunstall, Rick Springfield, and Hanson. His song "We Can" is in regular rotation on the XM/Sirius Coffeehouse channel, which called him “the next generation of singer-songwriter.”
Chris Ayer is a Brooklyn, New York-based singer-songwriter. Growing up in Virginia, he got his start singing along to tapes of Elvis and Paul Simon on car rides. In the last few years, Ayer has played over 600 shows in the U.S., U.K., and Europe, and released four EPs, two full-length albums, and a live CD. Beyond folk music, elements of pop, rock, roots, and soul influence his sound. He is currently finishing up his third full-length album—the first he's producing—and will be touring in support of it throughout 2013.
Admission: $10 in advance, $12 day of show, general admission