JS Williams has played an important role in music both in Montreal and internationally with his remarkable work as a composer, guitarist and musician.  His unique talent has led him to work with acclaimed artists such as Yannick Rieu, Térez Montcalm, Alejandra. Ribera, Socalled, Zale Seck, Elisapie and others.

In 2019 Williams will release his first album From a Plane which was recorded with Rob Heaney (Patrick Watson, Barr Brothers) and is already being compared to Bon Iver and Dan Auerbach and Grizzly Bear

His recent nomination for best original song “Help is on the way” at the Academy Screen Awards is the latest in a series of original works written for films such as Sashinka by Kristina Wagenbauer (Seatlle IFF, Whistler IFF, Soleure) and Girlfriends by Marie Davignon (TIFF, FNC).

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Compositeur, guitariste et musicien, JS Williams fait partie du paysage musical local et international depuis plus de 20 ans. Au fil de sa carrière il a accompagné des interprètes acclamés par la critique tels que, Yannick Rieu, Térez Montcalm, Alejandra. Ribera, Socalled, Zale Seck, Elisapie et beaucoup d’autres.

Courant 2019 sortira son premier album, From A plane, enregistré avec l’aide de Rob Heaney (Patrick Watson, Barr Brothers) et déjà comparé à Bon Iver et Dan Auerbach.

Au cinéma, JS Williams est nominé pour meilleure chanson originale aux Prix Écrans Canadiens 2019 avec Help is on the way.  Il a également signé la musique de plusieurs films récompensés, tels que Sashinka de Kristina Wagenbauer (Seattle IFF, Whistler IFF, Soleure) et Amies de Marie Davignon (TIFF, FNC).

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