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River Jam Artist Preview: Jackie Darlene

Singer/songwriters of the female persuasion have always been on an uneven playing field in the music biz at large and in the Texas scene especially.  Every great once in a while, a truly remarkable talent cuts through all the hurdles in her path.  … Read the rest

River Jam Artist Preview: Nate Rodriguez

Nate Rodriguez is one of the most talented individuals we’ve ever showcased.  His voice is rich in soul, power and range.  The original songs he writes are slices of the Victoria, TX upbringing he endured.  Playing sideman as a lead guitarist and drummer has helped Rodriguez hone his skills and sharpen his artistic focus.  … Read the rest

River Jam Artist Preview: Josh Weathers

Josh Weathers returns to our event as a bonafide headliner and a career picking up momentum at a rapid clip. Weathers refers to his music as “Texas soul music” and it’s definitely that.  Influenced as much by George Strait as by Prince or equal parts Delbert McClinton and Otis Redding, Weathers’ music showcases threads of country, rock, soul, funk and R&B.  … Read the rest

River Jam Artist Preview: Josh Grider

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Josh Grider has long been a Galleywinter favorite dating back to his earliest performing days in Waco.  Hand in hand with that, Grider has performed at Greenfest in various forms.  Acoustic, full band, trio, special guest…you name it.  Each time he has killed it.… Read the rest

River Jam Artist Preview: Bobby Duncan

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Bobby Duncan is an incredibly gifted songwriter whose depth belies his age. This Walt Wilkins protege has been playing professionally since his early teens and his old soul joins with his soulful voice to deliver some of the finest singer/songwriter material in contemporary Texas music. … Read the rest