Root River Jam is a cross genre "Americana" group based in SE MN. Their original music includes styles from folk, country, rock, blues, Celtic, and jazz.
Singer / guitarist Dave Wilson melds his life experiences into song. Growing up the son of a veterinarian on a farm near Preston, MN. He has helped out on many farms throughout the region. His mother taught Dave and his siblings to play piano, and to sing melody and harmony. He started writing music during his middle school years and composing songs with an ear for nontraditional chord voicing's and melodies.
Listeners instantly connect with expressive melodies, improvisation, and interaction while recalling the "jams" of the past and renewing the dreams of the future!
Root River Jam released their debut album in March, 2017. After a wildly successful release party in Rochester, MN, they have been traveling to new destinations promoting their music. 2017 proved to be a breakout year and one of transition. While still playing their favorites places, they are seeking to play new shows at festivals and music events.
2018 will brings some new music and new horizons. Hope to see you at a show!