A live music veteran, Jeff Ray has played for diverse acts, from
regional acts Mo’ Bigley and and The Steve Hussey Band to national
acts Troy Olsen the the LoCash Cowboys.
His critically acclaimed album “Our Little Town”, released in May of
2017 on Merf Records, establishes him as a serious artist in his
own right. His debut video for the single, “Somebody’s Cryin’”, a
tribute to his late friend James Greathouse, quickly accumulated
100,000 views across all social media platforms and has been
shared over 700 times on Facebook as of the writing of this
Jeff’s live show draws on his influences and he has been described
as a mix between John Mellencamp and Tom Petty. His high energy
brand of Americana is ideal for fairs, festivals and clubs.
Jeff is a tireless advocate for suicide prevention and is involved with
the West Virginia Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide
Prevention. His video for “Somebody’s Cryin’” is fully endorsed by
the national organization as well.
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