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Best Jam Rock
Best Jam Rock

by Justin Farrar

The nagging (and frequently dismissive) misconception regarding the jam-band scene is that it consists of nothing more than Grateful Dead clones reeking of patchouli. The Dead's legacy certainly does loom large, but from the time of its birth in the late '60s to now, jam rock has always boasted a genuinely diverse assortment of flavors: everything from bluegrass to jazz-funk, progressive rock to world music, reggae to Southern rock.

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