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ABOUT

Jay Osborne taught himself the guitar from the age of 7 and from there worked his way up through the industry to become a professional musician, actor and songwriter.

With a vast experienced and over 22 years of internationally touring as well as theatre, session, cruise and TV work, Jay has worked in an array of bands, productions and projects and worked with some of the biggest names in the industry including; The BBC, ITV, Disney, ROYO, Bill Kenwright, BT Sport, O2, Island Records, Sky 1, The Daily Wire, The London Palladium, and Sony Records. He has also played and/or supported various artists including; Blind Mississippi Morris, The Wide Boys, Breed 77, Blink 182, The Hives, Nick Harper, The Artful Dodger, Nizlopi, Goldie Lookin' Chain and Bob Dylan to name just a few.

As well as being the lead guitarist for his Rock N' Roll band 'The Big Three', Jay has performed in hit West End and Broadway musicals 'The Osmonds Musical' (ROYO), 'Cilla - The Musical' (Bill Kenwright), 'Dreamboats & Petticoats' (Bill Kenwright), 'Buddy Holly and The Cricketers' (Simon Fielder), 'Million Dollar Quartet' (Chuck Mead & Scott Wienstein) and 'One Man Two Guvnors' (Derby Theatre) including many others.

Jay is currently the lead guitarist for Jay Osmond (The Osmonds) based in Branson, Missouri, USA. He also spends time touring, recording and producing throughout America, including New Orleans (LA), Nashville (TN), Memphis (TN) and Southaven (MS).

 

He is also a headshot and portrait photographer, running his photography company JéJé Photography. 

 

Jay is proudly endorsed by Höfner Guitars and Cusack Music.

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