Jori Costello has been singing and drumming since shortly coming out of the womb. In her 3rd decade of performing, Jori has been in several bands, choirs, been a solo performer, a dance DJ, radio host, and festival emcee. In addition, Jori gives private music instruction in piano, guitar, and drums; she has had 2 art exhibits in mixed media; and is now delving into her lifelong love of acting. Starting out her professional career in KC, MO with Harmony, Jori is nationally known for her work in Big Bad Gina and continues to collaborate with chakra rocker, Ginger Doss, and with Angela "Oxygen" Edge in their funky, punky duo, Jorian Oxygen.
Among her accomplishments, she’s received winning recognition in the Ozark Music Awards “Folk Artist of the Year” for 2002 and “Best Solo Female Singer/Songwriter” for 2005’s Northwest Arkansas Music Awards’. Jori’s first CD, “Home Grown” was nominated “Best CD” in the Ozark region. She has been featured on many compilations including her song, “War Games” on the OMNI Peace Center's Peace CD, and her song, "Past the Pain" for the Arkansas Children's Shelter.