Joel Shadbolt (L.A.B)
About the Mentor
Joel Shadbolt has a long-established music career who has made himself a household name in the NZ music scene recently as the multitalented frontman for L.A.B. (vocalist and guitarist).
You also might recognise Joel from the local music scene in the Bay of Plenty, as he was often seen out and about winning local busking competitions, running the local Jazz music festivals, fronting a number of covers acts, and teaching at the local polytech/schools around the Bay area.
Joel has a Bachelor of Jazz Music from NZSM. and a BMus and Dip.Music Production and Performance from the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic (Toi Ohomai).