Defifition: A jam artist is an artist or band (usually below the mainstream) who spends large portions of their live performances through unplanned improvising and changing songs through a transition, such as jazz and bluegrass musicans. These bands generally experiment with jazz, world music, progressive bluegrass, and psychadelic rock.
Criteria: - Based on creativity, talent, orignality, Influence, and popularity as a "Jam" band.
- Often play many cover songs during live performances
- Utilize elaborate light shows
- Are share-friendly; have live performances on the Internet Archive
- Perform at music festivals- Bonnaroo, Summer Camp, and Wakarusa etc.
Newly added names are in Red
Edited By: Lew / DDD Forum
Last Updated: 2007-04-25