Jackson Emmer is a songwriter from Asheville, NC.
"A NEW VOICE FOR CLASSIC COUNTRY" - Scenes Media
'A KEEN ABILITY TO CRAFT EVERYDAY OCCURRENCES INTO SONG" - Mountain Xpress
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 songs range from tender ballads to crispy barnburners, nonsense ramblings, to wicked feats of English. He lives in Asheville, NC.
Jackson Emmer is a touring songwriter, singer, bandleader, and visual artist based in Asheville, NC. Originally from Colorado, Emmer's music draws heavily on his Western roots. His lyrics have turned heads in Nashville, Austin, and every place in between. Emmer's relaxed fingerpicking, smart wordplay, and vivid storytelling round out his signature sound. In the words of fellow songwriter, Sam Moss, Emmer "defies labels and must simply be heard."
" HONEST, WITTY, AND HEARTFELT" - Independent Mail
" THIS IS CLASSIC BACK PORCH AMERICANA AND WE LOVE IT " - Mad Mackerel
" EMMER TAKES THE DECADES-OLD FOLKSINGER ARCHETYPE AND REINVENTS IT FOR THE MODERN DAY " - DoA
" DEFIES LABELS AND MUST SIMPLY BE HEARD. " - Sam Moss
SHARED STAGES WITH
The Devil Makes Three, Leon Bridges, The Suitcase Junket, David Lindley, Gill Landry, Sam Moss, Honeysuckle, Travis Book, Anawan, and Will Stratton, to name a few.