Jason Roberts

Jason Roberts

 Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Catchy and honest folk music with innovative acoustic guitar, banjo and pedal steel.


Jason Roberts is a modern folk artist who moved from the East Coast to Minneapolis in 2010 to find a musical community and hone his skills as a songwriter.

In 2011, Jason released his debut album, “Swing So Cool, Sway So Gentle,” and since his CD release at the acclaimed 7th Street Entry, Jason has been filling up local venues with his catchy songwriting and innovative fingerstyle guitar and banjo. Music from Jason’s first album was aired on local ABC’s Twin Cities Live in 2012. In March of 2013, Jason released his sophomore album, "Simple Folk," and Jason's latest, the "Bittersweet" EP was released in March of 2014 at the Aster Cafe, in Minneapolis. A forthcoming full length album is expected in early 2015.