May 6th, 2023 7pm Stage 1
Jeff Woods is a powerhouse singer & songwriter in Nashville, TN. He is heavily influenced by the rich sounds from Muscle Shoals, Motown, Chicago, Nashville, and his home roots of Bristol, TN. His vocal pedigree is carved out of soul, rock, gospel-r&b, funk, and blues-americana. From an early age-through college, Jeff has being a front man gif bands & been writing songs. He is a staple in the Nashville Music Scene. In 2018 Jeff released his 2nd album "The Count". A concept album to represent his love of retro soul mixed with modern undertones of blues. The Nashville Scene Magazine declared this album "The Count" one of the best soul-blues albums released in Nashville for 2018.
After the pandemic, Jeff released a light pop tune called "Best Summer". It landed on several Spotify Playlists and Independent Radio Stations all over the world throughout the Summer of 2021. In 2022 brought his new EP called "Summer Weekends". It was a mix tape of soul songs to reflect the lighter side of Jeff's creativity. Spring 2022, Jeff released his new single “Weightless” & plans to record a new album later this year. Jeff has opened for artists: Steve Crooper, Kansas, Joe Bonamassa,
Kci-JoJo, and several soul artists in the Nashville music scene.
The “Jeff Woods Band” is a collective group of musicians that bring real musicianship behind Jeff’s voice. Their live shows are high energy & always entertaining. His musical comparisons & influences are: Stevie Wonder, John Mayer, Marc Broussard, Allen Stone, James Morrison, Gavin DeGraw, Amos Lee, Jonny Lang, Hall & Oates, Bill Withers, Chris Stapleton, Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Staple Singers, Doobie Brothers, and The Rolling Stones.