If you frequent many music clubs in Northeast Ohio, you have, without doubt, enjoyed the powerful musicianship of Jeff Sherman. Now longtime fans can listen at their leisure to Jeff's beautiful baritone rendition of eleven classic cover tunes featured in his debut CD, "American Stranger".
Over twenty years of self-promotion has garnered Jeff Sherman one of the most prolific gig schedules around. Known for his solo acoustic performances of classic pop, rock, blues, easy-listening, country, and traditional roots/folk, Sherman entertains a diverse audience at many popular music spots in the Cleveland area.
Sherman's vast playlist includes something for everyone. Using popular and lesser known album cuts, "American Stranger" includes: Old Old Woodstock, Van Morrison; Since I Fell for You, Buddy Johnson; and Whiter Shade of Pale, by Keith Reid & Gary Brooker. All tunes are performed in Sherman's soulful vocal style with creative and unique arrangements. American Stranger was recorded at the new state-of-the-art, Goose Creek Studios in Virginia, and mixed at Gray Matter Studios in Mississippi, through Goose Creek Entertainment.
Born in Cleveland, Ohio Jeff took up the guitar at age 11 and began his musical career in high school, performing at local dances and student mixers. He continued to perform locally with various bands while completing Bachelor's and Master's degrees at Cleveland State University. You can always catch "Second Sunday's with Jeff Sherman" at Fat Fish Blue, 21 Prospect Avenue, every second Sunday from 4:30 - 7:30 pm.