The Jackson Rider - Rock Steady
Posted 4/4/2012 6:37:00 PM

It's Jaxon's Local Shots Podcast! It's April now, and with a new month... we have a new Local Shots Artist of the Month! The artist for the month of April is The Jackson Rider. They've got a fun - sort of reggae vibe, perfect for the onset of spring! Today we featured their song Rock Steady on the air. Listen all month long to hear new music from the band, and be sure to check the Local Shots Artist of the Month page HERE for photos, a bio, show dates and more from The Jackson Rider. 'Like' the band on Facebook HERE, and come out and see them live as WMMR Presents a showcase with The Jackson Rider on Wednesday, April 18th at The Legendary Dobbs. We hope to see you there! Enjoy!

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In a band? Want to be involved with Jaxon's Local Shots?

For the Local Shots Artist of the Month feature, the Local Shots Podcast or for on-air consideration, we would love it if you'd send a CD to the station. Just circle one or two tracks that you like best or think would be best suited for WMMR. Put it on a CD and send it over. We try to listen to the CD's each day as they arrive, so it's easier for us to have a physical copy. Our address is below. Please include your website and any other information you would like us know know about your band. Details on upcoming shows are especially helpful.

Thanks very much! Looking forward to hearing it!

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