The artist: Jason McKenzie, a one-man act who’s perfect at open mics and other acoustic jams. We should know. He’s hosted several open mics around town.

The sound: Acoustic soul music.

Try him if you like Chris Cornell, Pearl Jam or Dave Matthews.

How you know him: Maybe you’ve caught a live show at Miracle Mile or Taco JED. Or Thursdays Downtown, Down by the Riverside 2015, Forager, Squash Blossom Farm, Four Daughters, the Rochester Farmers Market … and the list goes on (down to Hy-Vee Market Grille and the U of M Rochester Commons).

How you can get to know him: Keep an eye out for new performances at

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