Love & Valor is an emerging Americana-flavored Folk band based out of Burlington, NC. The band has been a staple in the NC folk scene since 2012, and are known for performing almost exclusively original music. Their influences range from classic singer/songwriters such as Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash, to current bands like The Avett Brothers, The Lumineers, and The Civil Wars. Love & Valor performs hundreds of shows each year, recently appearing at Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival, The Cat's Cradle, and much more. Their live shows are intimate yet energetic, with harmonies, gang vocals, and upbeat melodies.
// lead vocals, guitar
Jesse formed the band in 2012. He plays guitar, kick drum, and is the lead vocalist - Jesse is also the main songwriter of the group.
// accordion, bass, banjo, harmonica
Glen has roots in many different genres. He is a talented musician, able to play anything he can get his hands on. For the band, he does accordion, bass, banjo, harmonica, & gang vocals.
Charlie is an (almost) self-taught mandolin player, who can play along with anything you throw at him. His stage presence & energy is infectious. For the band, Charlie does mandolin & gang vocals.
// violin, vocals
Hannah is the newest addition to the band - she sings harmonies, plays violin, & co-writes original songs with Jesse. Hannah also does some graphic design work for the band.