Folk-Alt-Rock from Vancouver BC
Shuyler Jansen has lived and created from Edmonton & Saskatoon for the majority of his career but currently calls North Vancouver his home; he is a regular collaborator and friend of the Deep Dark Woods, Foam Lake, Paul Rigby, David Carswell, John Collins and many others. Jansen's discography includes 3 solo albums released through Scratch Records (Vancouver) & Black Hen Music (Vancouver), a self released remix EP on his own label Fidelity Castro as well as 4 full lengths w Old Reliable via Saved By Radio (Calgary).
In recent months Jansen reunited with Old Reliable after a 7 year hiatus, was nominated for a WCMA (Western Canadian Music Award), released a full length album (Voice from the Lake) and an EP (Water Wings), inked a publishing deal with Third Side Music (Montreal) and showcased at NBC studios in Hollywood. Voice from the Lake charted in the top 10 at Canadian Campus Radio and in the top 50 on US Americana Radio which led to Jansen touring from New York to Los Angeles and most points in-between. Jansen is working on solo album #4 (the Long Shadow) with JCDC and has completed the debut double album with psychedelic guitar improv band DIM=SUM, due in 2014.