Formed in July 2021, Eric Jackson & The Willow River Band are a new alt-country/folk group that focuses on both original music and covers. The band consists of Eric Jackson (lead vocals), Jake Marsky (lead guitar), and Tyler Craig (mandolin/banjo) and includes session musicians on bass, background vocals, and drums!
Eric Jackson & The Willow River Band released their debut single, Birds of Prey in May 2022, followed by their EP, Grand, in July 2022.
They continue to write original compositions for future recordings.
Based out of Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada, Eric Jackson & The Willow River Band writes songs about current world issues, real-life experiences, and good times. With strong vocals and highlights of mandolin, banjo, and classic guitar riffs, their music combines the best of country, folk, and easy-listening.
Eric is a Métis artist who is passionate about connecting with his indigenous heritage, and remains active in the community.
Listen to Eric Jackson & The Willow River Band's debut album
Watch Eric Jackson & The Willow River Band's album release
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