Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Jillian Rose Banks aka Banks was born in Orange County, California on June 16, 1988 (The same year that I graduated high school). She lived in Orange County for two years before her family relocated to Tarzana, Los Angeles for the rest of her childhood. Talented in music, she was already writing songs at the age of fifteen. To help herself with her parents divorce, she taught herself how to play the piano with a friends piano given to her. Originally intended a career in psychology, she attended University of Southern California in Los Angeles, California to receive a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Trevor McFedries aka Yung Skeeter was a disk jockey who came into contact with Jillian Banks while she was attending classes at the Universit of Southern California. When he offered to manage her career, she dropped plans for a Masters of Arts in Psychology as well as a Doctorate of Arts in Psychology for a career as a rock star. She recorded music and posted her music on soundcloud which attracted the attention of Good Years Recordings and later Harvest Records. Jillian Banks released an EP on 2013, her first full length album on 2014 and her second album on 2016. Jillian Banks continues to record music and tour to support her music at this exact moment of time.