"The Blue J's" are a traditional bluegrass band hailing from the Bay & Central Valley areas of Northern California. These young men are forging a style all their own, steeped in the music of pioneering bluegrass acts such as, Bill Monroe, Don Reno & Smiley/Harrell, Red Allen & Frank Wakefield, and Del McCoury, as well as country artists such as Buck Owens and George Jones. Their shows are crowd favorites, wildly engaging, and full of stunning musicianship with a mature musical sensibility!

Band members include:

  •  Josh Gooding (Mandolin, Vocals)
  • Jesse Personeni (Banjo, Guitar, Vocals)
  • Jacob Gooding (Bass, Vocals)
  • John Gooding (Guitar, Vocals)
  • Jack Kinney (Fiddle, Vocals)