Singer/songwriter Ty Mares, originally from Denver, Colorado, has traveled all over the country acquiring and sharing a musical passion and skill. Mares is also a sophisticated guitarist, known for long, flowing blues solos, highlighted by colorful chord progressions to accompany melodic vocals.
Since the age of 13, Mares has seized upon every learning opportunity in the realm of music, learning from principal pianists and professional jazz guitarists. He has proven his mettle, performing in some of the oldest blues establishments in Memphis.
After two years of study at the Berklee College of Music, Mares relocated from Boston to New Jersey to pursue a professional career. The versatile musician plays everything from R&B, to pop, as well as a vast array of rock and roll, ranging from jam to Americana.
Often likened to John Mayer or Dave Matthews, Mares has become a regularly billed staple all over the Jersey Shore and greater tristate area. Constantly refining his performance and pushing his original work, Mares’ ultimate goal is to share his music with the world.