About Us

As a commercial entity we specialize in events, voiceovers, and writing about local businesses, and artists. We can bring local original music to your home, and or event, with full sound at a reasonable cost! Let us write your jingle, tell your story,  plan your community event, or play music in your backyard! Our specialty is, Live and Local!

JCherry has been producing local music and art shows for over a decade. JCherry is a singer/songwriter and manager of the band, JCherry & The Strawberries. She and her husband Tim Sparks, produced their first record, “In the Belly of The Beast” in 2014, with record producer, Michael Arafeh, of The Coffeehouse Recording Studio.  JCherry is also a published writer under the byline, Jennifer Shafer Wood.  An experienced singer, poet, and arts and entertainment writer. JCherry has a passion for the community arts and entertainment scene!


As a community service, JCherry has worked with nonprofits like WESU 881.FM, and The Buttonwood Tree, both in Middletown, CT. JCherry and her husband Timothy Sparks, produce the popular local music and art show, VOICE of the CITY, airing on WESU 88.1FM Middletown, Tuesday evening from 8-9PM since 2009. Catch the stream here!

JCherry founded Anything Goes Open Mic, in 2009 at The Buttonwood Tree. She and her husband ran it for six years until they passed on the torch to other hosts. We love the Buttonwood Tree and WESU for the service they provide to artists and the community!

In 2012 we founded, The Annual Middletown Music Festival. A free event celebrating music, arts, and culture, in Connecticut. Supported by a grant from the MCA, with support from WESU, and Middlesex Community College.

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I enjoy working with artists, nonprofits, and small businesses to plan events that benefit the whole community. “Our motto is sustainable music, arts, and culture! Live and Local!”