After growing up singing in the church choir, Joslyn Hampton cultivated her powerful and dynamic voice in college stage productions. She teamed with her stepfather Marty Charters, a touring guitarist who has shared the stage with legends such as Junior Wells and Van Morrison, to compose a captivating set of tunes and assemble an ace band. Joslyn & The Sweet Compression have become a headlining favorite at regional clubs and music festivals, and with the release of their debut album in 2019, are poised to engage fans across the country with their hook-filled mix of funk and soul.
“Magical…gives everybody the joy.” – Billboard
“A refreshing take on the neo-soul / funk sound, unbound by modern cliches.” – Glide Magazine
“A marvel…an instant classic! – Soul Tracks
“I’ve never seen a band come up more quickly…with more immediate skill and swagger than Joslyn & the Sweet Compression. Joslyn’s vocal command and stage presence is special, and her band is brick-sh**house tight.” – Travis Young, Moonshiner’s Ball