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J-Calvin is a soul-funk band from Durango, Colorado. On New Year’s Eve 2017, the five members of J-Calvin brought their unique and varied musical backgrounds together for the first time. The result was a soul-abducting fusion of authentic lyrics, jazz-influenced harmonies, and Dilla-Inspired beats that’s been lighting up audiences ever since.

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J-Calvin, based out of Durango, CO is a varying collective of the some of the Southwest’s finest players. The band brings its original down tempo grooves, conscious lyrics and high energy, soul abducting funked-jazz to each showcase.
— Telluride Jazz Festival (08/2018)
J-Calvin has tight instrumentals, upbeat, lively music, and a seamless flow typical of groups playing together for years. Yet, this quintet barely has only one year under their belt.
— Chaffee County times (11/2018)- http://www.chaffeecountytimes.com/free_content/j-calvin-rises-with-jazz-and-funk/article_4798f72c-ed1a-11e8-8bac-030d16fd4845.html?fbclid=IwAR3rAEQ1QCMzRfVpjUUq_6k90Su_BS33PTyEtdOllNXY42TsIP2l8gKco54
Durango’s J-Calvin brings Amy Winehouse’s music to life
— Durango Herold (05/2018)- https://durangoherald.com/articles/225289
J-Calvin’s: The funky formation of an all-star Durango band
— DGO Magazine (11/2017)- https://dgomag.com/contents/2523

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