From his debut as a jazz influenced blues artist to his evolution into a pop music iconoclast, A.J. Croce has traveled a circuitous musical road leading to his new album Twelve Tales. Son of legend Jim Croce, A.J.’s career began with opening for B.B. King at age 18. In the span of a 20+ year career, A.J. has headlined festivals, concerts and major listening venues worldwide. He has been seen on shows including David Letterman and Good Morning America and shared the stage with artists from Willie Nelson to Ray Charles, Béla Fleck to James Brown and Rod Stewart to Ben Harper. Twelve Tales includes collaborations with Leon Russell, Allen Toussaint and “Cowboy” Jack Clement.