Blues Roots Singer songwriter Arley Hughes has been captivating Canadian and American audiences with her incredible vocal chops that encompass the deepest velvet textures to the sweetest notes you could hear. Hughes has been front woman for many Northwestern Ontario Blues and Jazz bands and has recently decided to go solo to push her musical edges. Hughes recently won the solo duo devision for the Thunder Bay International Blues Competition which will see her performing in Memphis Tennessee in January of 2018 for the Memphis Tennessee IBC. She is currently finishing the writing of her sophomore Album that is a collection of 10 original Blues songs which will be released in the spring of 2018. In the writing of her sophomore album Hughes covers a diverse amount of feeling and simmering musicianship as she allows herself to dive deep into the stories and feelings of all of the songs with vulnerability, heartbreak, grit and grace. Her powerhouse vocals will leave you begging for more as she weaves her stories through your soul and deep into you heart. Hughes has a spectacular ability to hold an audience in the sweet palm of her hand, with her plucky Canadian charm and her off the cuff humor she delights in creating connection. Hughes captivates audiences with her refreshing spark, gritty, gossamer voice, and her insatiable love for life, and laughter. She has the uncanny ability to bring any and all audiences on a journey that will light a fire in their soul, or at the least leave you smiling wide. Arley Hughes is truly a North American treasure and a rock solid vocal talent that should not be missed.