June 19th, 2020, Julian Taylor released his new album “The Ridge.” A day in which would be his grandmother’s birthday, of whom the album’s title track was written about.
Julian is of West Indian and Mohawk descent, first making his name as the frontman of Canadian rock band Staggered Crossing in the early 2000s. Over the course of his 25 years in the music industry, Julian Taylor has released 10 albums. Between “The Julian Taylor Band” and his self-titled solo work, his music has been classified as pop, rock, RnB, Soul & Americana. But he refuses to accept a box for his music to be placed in, it’s all Rock ‘N’ Roll to him – as it should be.
His latest record “The Ridge,” is a beautiful piece of historical reflection and of the present world around us, as well as admiration for the loved ones in his life. It has been recognized worldwide, drawing well deserved accolades for his music for the first time from countries in Europe, Australia and Asia.
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