Jamiah On Fire & The Red Machine, winners of the 2010 Chicago Blues Challenge and a trip to Memphis, comprises Jamiah, 15, on guitar & lead vocals; Jalon, 11, on drums; and Kenyonte, 9, on bass.A blues trio called Jamiah On Fire & The Red Machine, comprising guitarist and lead vocalist Jamiah, 15; Jalon, 11, on drums; and Kenyonte, 9, on bass, won the 2010 Chicago Blues Challenge at Heartland Café on Chicago’s North Side. They opened a November 7 showcase of winning adult bands at Buddy Guy’s Legends.
Jamiah On Fire & The Red Machine won a trip to Memphis, Tennessee, where they will perform in a Youth Showcase with bands from across the nation at the International Blues Challenge on February 3 & 4. The competition is sponsored by the Windy City Blues Society. All three band members of Jamiah On Fire & The Red Machine are residents of Calumet City and play numerous engagements throughout the year. For booking information, call 312/810-2657.