Wotts is an indie pop duo based in Ottawa, Canada, composed of vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Jayem and bassist/guitarist Ricky 100. Known for their captivating sound, Wotts blends modern and retro influences to create a unique musical experience.
Since their formation, Wotts has been celebrated for their music's strong 80s influence. However, their latest EP titled "garden" marks a departure from this signature sound while still incorporating nostalgic vibes. The duo explores new sonic territories, crafting a fresh and distinct atmosphere.
Wotts draws inspiration from a diverse range of influences, including The Beatles, Men I Trust, and Paulo Coelho, the author of "The Alchemist." These varied sources contribute to the duo's unique sound, which resonates with listeners on multiple levels.
Wotts has graced the stages of prestigious festivals such as RBC Bluesfest, Canadian Music Week, and Junofest, captivating audiences with their engaging live performances. Their work has received recognition from various outlets worldwide, including CBC Radio (Canada), The Luna Collective (U.S.), Iggy Magazine (France), and Mystic Sons (UK), establishing them as a noteworthy presence in the indie pop scene.