Singer songwriter and performer Jed Marum brings American and Celtic Folk music to festival, club and concert stages around the country. Since 1999 he has published over a dozen albums, licensed music to film and TV projects and works over 150 shows each year all over the US.
Pub shows and Concerts. Before the festival season starts again in earnest, the music calendar has pub shows and a concert dates in Texas, Mississippi, Louisiana, (Alabama in the works) and Florida. The annual "Run to Florida" with songwriter Rickey Pittman is set for mid-February for the Okeechobee Battlefield weekend. A trip to California is in the works as well ... but more on that later!
2013 Tour was Grand!
The 2013 Ireland Concert Tour, with 3 concerts in 3 cities and whirlwind visits to many of the favorite Ireland landmarks was grand! There were shows in Listowel, Cork City and Dublin and a session or two along the way. Here is a look at the concert calendar: Ireland Tour, Nov 2013
Click Picture below for Slide Show from Concert Tour
The bus tour took in some of best of Ireland and our guide was certainly a shining Irish treasure - 23 friends truly enjoyed the craic and were awestruck by the scenery! Information will be coming soon for the 2015 tour but here is a look at the full detail of the 2013 tour:
Newest film project. Jed has produced the soundtrack for the recently released Lone Chimney Film called The Road To Valhalla, featuring Buck Taylor and Michael Martin Murphey. Jed also composed the original music for the film and made an appearance as a Yankee soldier/musician in one of the scenes. The film was released on Nov 2, 2013. It is playing a series of independent theaters over the fall of 2013 and winter of 2014 and will play PBS in 2014.
This is the fourth major film project for Jed, the complete listing for the others is included on the BIO page.
Trailer for The Road To Valhalla on Youtube
Pictured above left to right: Travis Ener, Jed Marum, Michael Martin Murphey, Rob Loren and Ranger Stan Greer on location with Lone Chimney Films in Wichita KS, filming and recording for their new film, The Road to Valhalla.
And here are more Pics Click Here from recent travels around the US.
THE SOUTH WIND
New Release on Mar 17, 2013. Here is a link to a blog announcing the new album at Celtic Music Magazine. The album features tracks from the new Lone Chimney Film feature production, called The Road to Valhalla and includes an hour of original and traditional music in Celtic and American Folk styles. It is available at CDBaby, iTunes, Amazon and all of the major MP3 Services around the world. You will find samples at those sites as well as on ReverbNation, SoundCloud and Youtube.
ALSO, here is a link to Marc Gunns Celtic Music Podcast that features some music from the new album, THE SOUTH WIND.
YOUTUBE MUSIC AND VIDEOS
Band recording and video:
From a TV show in Louisiana:
Best of Jed Marum
The Best of Jed Marum - Celtic Folk Roots is available now through CDBaby, iTunes, and all of the major MP3 channels. The album is a compilation of favorite recordings from the last 10 years (Scottish and Irish folk) coming from previous albums, SOUL OF A WANDERER (2002), MILES FROM HOME(2004), and SANDS OF ABERDEEN (2008). If you follow the CDBaby link above, you can scroll to the bottom of the track list and click "preview all songs" to get a quick sample of the entire album.
All of the tracks were produced by Paul Mills of The Millstream in Toronto. Featured performers on the albm with Jed are friends, Brian McNeill, Tom Leighton, Hugh Morrison and Mason Brown.
A Promo Video for the CELTIC FOLK ROOTS album
About This Site
There are a few sites with Jed Marum calendar dates listed, but you will find the official calendar right here on this site. It is where you will find details for all public shows.
The BIO page has promotional and publication info, high resolution pictures (for print) and a list of some recent venues.
The CONTACT page has basic contact information and a place to send a message - but please remember to leave your email address so we can reply.
The Discography page lists each Jed Marum album its release year - and posts a link to details and sound samples for each album at CDBaby.