PASSIONATE, HYPNOTIC, MULTI-DIMENSIONAL, POETIC, DIVERSE
Jacob Rountree, (and supporting artists) are an Alternative Folk/ Indie Rock group offering a very dynamic sound. They have been best described as a passionate and relatable, multi-dimensional act with poetically introspective lyrics, a unique finger picking style, perfectly placed percussive hits, haunting melodies and dream-like effects.
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When you combine an artistic, contemplative soul with endless energy and an adventurous spirit, you discover Jacob Rountree, an alternative-folk/indie-rock musician.
Listeners are always surprised at the fullness of his sound created with many digital effects, loops, percussive guitar playing, intricate fingerpicking, delicately placed percussions and haunting harmonies.
Jacob started his musical career
in the hip city of Spokane, Washington, where he was inspired to develop a modern take on classic artists such as Bob Dylan, John Butler Trio and Pink Floyd as well as current artists; the Black Keys, Shakey Graves, Nathaniel Rateliff, Ben Howard, and Xavier Rudd.
If his audience isn’t captivated by his introspective lyrics, dynamic rhythms and diverse moods, they are guaranteed to be mesmerized by the bands multi-dimensional performance with beautiful harmonies that soothe, and irresistible rhythms to make you move.
Jacob and his band create a rare musical experience with a fresh take on timeless music styles. They truly are an act to see.
STATS & REVIEWS
Voted #1 Local Solo Musician in the 2022 Bozeman’s Choice Reader Poll
TJPLNEWS Top 10 Indie Rock- 6/5/22
Main Stage at 2022 Okanogan Barter Faire - Accepted in 2022 Schweitzer's Fall Fest - Support Act for Future Islands at The ELM Bozeman - Host of Summer 2021 Singer Songwriter Round Tables - Accepted in Montana's 2021 Bridgers Music Festival - Accepted in Montanas's 2021 Drey Fest - Performer in Montana's 2020 LWCFest - Headline Performer for 2019 National Climate March - Original Performer in Montana's 2018 Labor Fest - Montana State University 125 year Celebration Performer (2018) - Acoustic Vibration and Resonance Prediction Research for Gibson Guitars.