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Suwannee River Jam Photo by: George Peavey

The Suwannee River Jam is underway in full force with country music being heard everywhere at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Fla this weekend! Rain has not deterred Jam fans who turned out Thursday evening to enjoy Rion Paige, Jared Ashley, Randy Houser and Eli Young Band (EYB). Enjoying their meet and greet with EYB are, center left The Big 98 DJ Stevie D; right center Dr. Harold Author and wife Suzanne of Live Oak. The Jam runs through Saturday night with Friday evening’s artists Josh Thompson, Easton Corbin and Rodney Atkins and Saturday evening’s artists Aaron Tippin, LoCash Cowboys, Florida Georgia Line (#1 country song in the nation “Cruise” this week) and Sheryl Crow. Entertainment each afternoon in the Amphitheater at the 1st Street Music/Budweiser Party Zone Stage with audition winners and others. Tickets still available at the gate!

Rion Paige

Rion Paige 2013 he Suwannee River Jam

Jacksonville’s country music star Rion Paige, who celebrates her 13th birthday May 3 at The Suwannee River Jam being held at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, opens the Jam on the 1st Street Music/Budweiser Party Zone Stage May 2. This teenager has a huge number of adoring fans who love to hear her perform as she opens for many bands and also performs at the SOSMP often. Rion opened the Jam Wednesday night in the Music Hall for Justin Case Band and Tobacco Rd Band. Photo: Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park.

Jared Ashley

Jared Ashley

Nashville country music artist Jared Ashley takes the 1st Street Music/Budweiser Party Zone Stage Thursday evening, May 2, at The Suwannee River Jam in Live Oak, Fla and wowed the crowd of determined fans who sat or stood in the rain to hear this up and coming country star. The Suwannee River Jam continues through Saturday, May 4 with Josh Thompson, Easton Corbin and Rodney Atkins Friday evening and Aaron Tippin, LoCash Cowboys, Florida Georgia Line with the #1 country song in America this week “Cruise,” and Grammy winner Sheryl Crow Saturday evening. Entertainment each afternoon on the 1st Street Music/Budweiser Party Zone Stage. Photo: Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park

Nashville country star Jared Ashley, left, and Steve Briscoe, right. Photo By George Peavey

Nashville country star Jared Ashley, left, and Steve Briscoe, right. Photo By George Peavey

Nashville country star Jared Ashley, left, poses for a meet and greet photo with 1st Street Music & Sound Company’s Steve Briscoe, who oversees the production at the 1st Street Music/Budweiser Party Zone Stage during Suwannee River Jam week at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Fla. Jared performed for an avid audience of country fans who stood in rain during his great performance at the Jam May 2 on Briscoe’s stage. Also performing May 2 was Rion Paige, Randy Houser and Eli Young Band. The fun continues through May 4 with tickets still available for the Friday, May 3 performance of Josh Thompson, Easton Corbin, Rodney Atkins on the main stage and Justin Case Band taking the Music Hall Stage at midnight! Saturday night’s artists are Aaron Tippin, LoCash Cowboys, Easton Corbin, Florida Georgia Line (#1 country song this week “Cruise”) and Grammy winner Sheryl Crow! LoCash will close the Jam beginning at midnight Saturday night. Don’t miss the biggest country Jam in the South! Tickets still available!

Country artist Randy Houser, left, and Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Marketing Director Teena Peavey right. Photo by - George Peavey

Country artist Randy Houser, left, and Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Marketing Director Teena Peavey right. Photo by – George Peavey

Country music fans attending The Suwannee River Jam at The Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Fla this week enjoyed country star Randy Houser’s performance May 2. Pictured with Houser is Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Marketing Director Teena Peavey during a meet and greet backstage. The Jam continues through Saturday night, May 4 with LoCash Cowboys holding a midnight party after Sheryl Crow, Florida Georgia Line, LoCash Cowboys’ early performance and Aaron Tippin rock the Jam! Go to www.suwanneeriverjam.com for schedule of performers.