Jessica is awesome…
Jessica Manalo is a Las Vegas based soul singer, performing her strong original material both acoustically and with her backing band. She has headlined venues such as the Hotel Cafe in Hollywood, Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas, The Study Hollywood, and SLS Sayers Club.
Manalo has opened for recognized, touring artists such as Bruno Major, Allen Stone, JMSN, Lawrence Taylor, Black Milk and performed with opening act for Emily King’s “Switch Tour.” As a songwrite she has gained attention from local media such as FOX 5, KTNV, The LV Review Journal, Desert Companion, Smash Magazine, and Las Vegas Weekly, winning “Best New Voice” of 2016. She has also been featured on the international music show, BalocnyTV.
We have a wonderful conversation about her musical inspiration, spiritual practices, and future dreams. She’s one of our coolest guests ever and we were fortunate to catch her before her recent move to Portland, OR. Join the discussion!