Guitarist Jack Macklin hails from St Charles and currently attends DePaul University School of Music. He performs all around Chicagoland including places such as The Whistler, Andy’s Jazz Club, The Hungry Brain & The Drunken Bean Wine Bar. Jack is the founder of the band, GARY, a Bass-less jazz/experimental trio with the intentions of pushing the boundaries of improvised music and creating a good vibe.
Jazz and R&B singer Kellen Campbell is from New York, but has spent much of his life living in Chicago. After playing jazz piano in small group settings during his formative years, he began to pursue vocal music and received training in classical and operatic technique. Under the guidance of renowned jazz vocalist Typhanie Monique, he performs regularly in a duo with guitarist Jack Macklin, while writing and composing R&B for a debut album release this coming June.