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River Jam Artist Preview: Sundae Drivers

Out of the ashes of a central Texas family band, Spivey Crossing, has emerged a formidable group known as Sundae Drivers.  Powered by the unique aspect of three lead singers and twin guitars, this band has grown a sizable and loyal following across the region and state.  Derrick Dutton gets most of the attention with […]

River Jam Artist Preview: Jesse Dayton

Few artists come to the table with more legitimate bonafides than Jesse Dayton.  He’s the real deal.  A hard-charging troubadour with a range of style and catalog of songs to back up his badassery.  Lead guitar for Waylon and Cash? He’s done it.  Selling out venues across the globe?  He’s done it.  Collaborating with Rob […]

River Jam Artist Preview: Haley Cole

Haley Cole has been stealing stages across the state and beyond for the past several years.  Buzz began heating up around 2015 and reached fever pitch including noise up in Nashville.  Haley has a voice that mixes power, range, sass and soul, all of which she completely owns.  Her debut album, Illusions, was a revelation and […]

River Jam Artist Preview: The Buffalo Ruckus

Comparisons are easy to come by, but hard to live up to.  One of my most trusted gatekeepers of taste in this scene once told me that The Buffalo Ruckus was as if The Band met the Allman Brothers in Texas and never left.  That’s high, hyperbolic praise that seems outrageous until you see these […]

River Jam Artist Preview: Garrett Bryan

Fresh perspectives are hard to come by in this music scene.  Sometimes it feels like it’s all been said and done, then you hear a young songwriter like Garrett Bryan.  It sounds familiar, yet new all at once.  The type of songs anyone can dig into, but that those who appreciate deeper meaning in their […]