Header Image
Home < Events & Activities < Event Calendar < Jay Som with Stef Chura and Soccer Mommy

Jay Som with Stef Chura and Soccer Mommy

  • jay som Slider Image

On her first proper album as Jay Som, Melina Duterte, 22, solidifies her rep as a self-made force of sonic splendor and emotional might. If last year's aptly named Turn Into compilation showcased a fuzz-loving artist in flux—chronicling her mission to master bedroom recording—then the rising Oakland star's latest, Everybody Works, is the LP equivalent of mission accomplished. 

Duterte is as DIY as ever—writing, recording, playing, and producing every sound beyond a few backing vocals—but she takes us places we never could have imagined, wedding lo-fi rock to hi-fi home orchestration, and weaving evocative autobiographical poetry into energetic punk, electrified folk, and dreamy alt-funk. 

And while Duterte's early stuff found her bucking against life's lows, Everybody Works is about turning that angst into fuel for forging ahead. "Last time I was angry at the world," she says. "This is a note to myself: everybody's trying their best on their own set of problems and goals. We're all working for something." 

New to Jay Som's music? Listen to her newest release right now: 

Supporting acts: Michigan native DIY rocker Stef ChuraNashville bedroom pop star Soccer Mommy will be playing alongside Jay Som for the night. Dream lineup, indeed.

Stef Chura: 

Soccer Mommy:

Presented By

WUD Music Logo

Contact
WUD Music
music@union.wisc.edu

With support from

UW Credit Union  Logo

UW Credit Union

See All

Restaurants Nearby

Terrace Welcome Cart

Terrace at Memorial Union

Closed
The Brat Stand

Terrace at Memorial Union

Closed