Jackson Emmer is a touring songwriter from Carbondale, CO.
Jackson Emmer’s lyrically playful and intimate Americana style is as gleeful as it is irreverent. Combining an authentic country spirit with an honest and modern perspective, Emmer connects with listeners in the time-honored storytelling tradition.
His songwriting is often compared to that of John Prine, Townes Van Zandt, and Guy Clark. He has performed hundreds of shows around the country, sharing the stage with Leon Bridges, The Suitcase Junket, and Gill Landry (Old Crow Medicine Show) and many others. He's now touring nationally in support of his recently released "Songs for Red Cliff" Emmer lives in Carbondale, CO.
" This is classic back porch Americana and we love it. " - Mad Mackerel
" Honest, Witty, and Heartfelt. " - Independent Mail
" A new voice for classic country. " - Scenes Media
2017 performance at Kerrville Folk Festival.
2017 showcase artist at Southeast Regional Folk Alliance.
2017 performance at Southport Songwriters Festival.
2017 Songwriter in Residence for Town of Redcliff, CO.
2016 featured artist for Bourgeois Guitars.
2016 Artist in Residence for Justice Snow's in Aspen, CO.
2016 host of Asheville, NC's Song Swap.
2016 over 100 concerts performed.
2015 solo record debuts on iTunes Top 100 country charts.
2015 over 100 concerts performed.
2013 founded Americana Music Series in Aspen, CO.
2012 performance at John Oates' 7908 Songwriting Festival.
Rockwood Music Hall - NYC
Bobby's Idle Hour - Nashville, TN
The Mint - Los Angeles, CA
Isis Music Hall - Asheville, NC
Spiderhouse Ballroom - Austin, TX
Club Passim - Cambridge, MA
Gypsy Sally's - Washington DC
Awendaw Green - Awendaw, SC
The Camel - Richmond, VA