Justin Wierenga is multi-instrumentalist with a focus on guitar in the West Michigan area Combining jazz, world, funk, country, bluegrass, ambient and avant-garde music with his own distinct voice, Wierenga performs and writes original compositions as well as performing free improvisation. That improvisational ability can be heard on the Detroit Music Award World Music category winning album Michigan Mud with percussionist Muruga Booker (Weather Report, Parliament Funkadelic, Paul Winter). Wierenga can also be found on releases from Cosmic Knot, Eric Engblade, Diff & Dudley, Lynn Thompson, Hannah Rose & The Gravestones’s WYCE Jammie Winning Release Everything We Already Knew, and performs and collaborates in several capacities as a solo musician or with The Eric Engblade Quartet, The Underground Circus, Brad Fritcher’s Moods, and as a session musician. Wierenga’s debut solo album featuring Justin Avdek and Mario Copeland will be released December 2018.
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