Dan Bailey - Bass Guitar & Backup Vocals
Dan started playing professionally in 1978, traveling and touring all over the USA including Nashville, Las Vegas and Hawaii with the Danny Dee Country Band, the Kee Lane Band and Wildfire to name just a few. Dan previously performed in the Twin Cities area with Tim Jenkins' band Travesty and is thrilled to be reunited with him in KJ and Company. Dan says "I really love the low notes."
Kathy Jenkins - Lead Vocal
Kathy's excited to be back in her native town of St. Paul, MN after living in New York City on the East Coast for many years. She's traveled and toured the USA and Europe with the Air Force Band and the Moscow Jazz Orchestra, mentioning only a few of the Big Bands she's sung with. Besides Kathys' love of Big Band Jazz, she has also pursued her career and training in Musical Theater by performing in Off Broadway and Regional productions. She privately owned and operated KJPAC, a Performing Arts Center in PA where she taught Voice & Drama as well as Produced and Directed Family Musical Theater Classics. Back in the Twin Cities where it all began for her, she's teamed up with her brother Tim to create
KJ and Company.
"Twin Cities Classic Rock, Blues and R&B at its' best"
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KJ and Company
Tim Jenkins - Lead Guitar & Lead Vocal
Tim Jenkins is a self taught musician who's performed in the Twin Cities for many years with various Rock Bands. The first group he put together was named Travesty. He moved on to play professionally with the Lee Silverton Uptown Country Band. Known best for his portrayal of John Lennon in his Beatles Tribute Band, Tim traveled and toured the USA and Canada. Expanding his repertoire over the years, he continues to "Rock the House" with classics and originals.
Mitch Kuschke - Keyboards & BackupVocals
Founder, accompanist and manager for the vocal quartet Joyful Hearts, Mitch presently performs at various Ramsey County functions, churches and Twin Cities North Suburban venues. He's delighted to be expanding his skills and repertoire as keyboardist and back up vocalist with his cousin Tim Jenkins' band
KJ and Company.