Labor Day Weekend

If you are looking for some fun this long weekend look no further. We have some great gigs. Friday, August 30th we will be at our favorite BBQ stop – BoneFire in Abingdon, VA starting at 8:30pm. Monday, September 2nd we will be playing the Damascus, VA Park Pavilion from 6-9pm with fireworks soon after […]

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BBQ and Lake Weekend

Join Jamen Denton and Wise Old River at one of our favorite stops Friday, August 16 at BoneFire Smokehouse in Abingdon, VA. Doug always has the most amazing BBQ and great staff waiting there for you. We’d love to entertain you while you entertain your tastebuds. We’ll be at Sportsman’s Marina Saturday and the weather […]

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Busy week for Jamen Denton & Wise Old River

Starting Thursday, August 8th we will be playing at the Highlands Festival/Summer Concert Series at the Farmer’s Market Pavilion in Abingdon, VA from 5:30 pm until 7:30 p.m. then we will zip over to the Damascus Old Mill and play from 8:30 pm until 10:30 p.m. Saturday, August 10th we will be at Wolf Hills […]

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Opening for Sean Keane at the Damascus Old Mill

Jamen Denton & Wise Old River will be opening up for the award-winning Sean Keane this Thursday, August 1st at the Damascus Old Mill Inn in Damascus, VA. The concert starts at 8:00 pm. We hope to see you there! We love the Damascus Old Mill Inn!  

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Stateline & Macado’s this Weekend

Don’t miss Jamen Denton and Wise Old River this weekend. Friday we will be returning to one of our favorite venues on State Street in Bristol at Stateline from 6-9pm. Saturday we will make our first appearance at Macado’s in Marion, VA starting at 9:30pm. We are looking forward to a great weekend of tunes […]

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Wise Old River at Northeast State Performing Arts Center

Wise Old River is excited to be a part of Northeast State College’s Hot Nights, Cool Music Summer Concert Series. This free concert will happen in the performing arts center located on the main campus at 2425 Tenn. Highway 75, adjacent to the Tri-Cities Regional Airport. The concert is at 7pm Friday, July 5th.

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Abingdon Music Experience Thursday Jams

Wise Old River will be appearing at the Abingdon Music Experience Thursday Jams this Thursday, June 27th opening for GRAMMY award winning Louisiana Zydeco artist Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience. Wise Old River will start at 6:30 with Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience playing from 8-9:30pm. Wise Old River will be back inside […]

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Festival Gigs Friday & Saturday

Marion’s Summer Concert Series kicks off with Wise Old River on Friday. We are excited. From their website, “Last year, the Town of Marion partnered with Marion Downtown and the newly-formed Smyth County Young Professionals for Progress group to bring live music to the Marion Farmers Market as part of the town’s ArtWalk. This year, […]

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Another great weekend of gigs…

  We are excited to be a part of the Thursday Jams provided by the Abingdon Music Experience. Wise Old River will open things up for Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys starting at 6:30pm. Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys will start at 8pm and when they are done outside you should continue jammin’ […]

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Four gigs… at least one for you?

Check our schedule, we’ve got four gigs this weekend starting tonight at the Old Mill in Damascus, VA. Here’s a taste from our last gig there… We’d love to see you!

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Thirsty Orange Beer Festival and BoneFire this week

Wise Old River makes a second year appearance at the Thirsty Orange Beer Festival this Saturday. We are kicking things off so don’t come late. Lots of great food, music and of course… beer! Wise Old River is excited to be at BoneFire Smokehouse this Thursday night. We’ll have the whole band and it’s a […]

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Old Mill in Damascus, VA – THIS SATURDAY

Photo by Bill Bryant (www.createdwithaclick.com) Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 6th, 2013 from 8:30 p.m. til 11:30 p.m. JAMEN DENTON and Wise Old River will be playing at the Damascus Old Mill (215 W Imboden St Damascus, VA 24236 phone: (276) 475-3745) WE LOVE THIS PLACE!!! Awesome VENUE!! This is where Jamen got his […]

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Check the schedule = great dates ahead…

  Lots of great shows in the coming dates. Here’s a sample from a few years back…

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Opening for Leon Russell at Barter Theatre

We want to thank everyone for the great night. We had a blast opening for Leon Russell. It was such an honor. If you were there, we hope you enjoyed it. Here’s a taste from a fan video sent to us… Thanks go to the Barter Theatre for their hospitality. (Barter is a great music […]

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Leon Russell this Weekend!

We are pumped about our show opening for the legendary Leon Russell this Saturday at the Barter Theatre. It’s a major thrill and honor for us. If it’s not sold out yet, it’s going to be so be sure to get your tickets now!

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Wise Old River on WCYB

Wise Old River is looking forward to a productive 2013! We hope you will be a part of it. We were featured in the New Barter Concert Series story on WCYB promoting our upcoming show with Leon Russell. The story is promoting the Abingdon Music Experience’s “January Jams” hitting the Barter Theatre this month. If […]

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New Years Eve show at Heartwood

Heartwood has informed us they did not have the ticket sales they had hoped for so they are cancelling our performance on New Years Eve. We are bummed. We were looking forward to the gig and appreciate all the interest. We want to thank all of our friends for your support in 2012. We have […]

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Merry Christmas from Wise Old River

We had a great time playing at the annual Christmas Concert at the legendary Down Home in Johnson City last night. Here are a few holiday tunes we did from the show. Merry Christmas! An original Christmas tune called, “Christ was born” Our take on Staple Singer’s, “When was Jesus born?” Jamen’s “Silent Night”

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Jamen Denton/Wise Old River with Leon Russell @the Barter Theatre in 2013

Jamen Denton & Wise Old River cannot express our excitement to be opening for the legendary Leon Russell at the historic Barter Theatre on January 26, 2013. For now, all we can say is WOW! More details to come…

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Thanksgiving & Back for You…

We hope you had a great Thanksgiving. Wise Old River has some great gigs coming in December. We’ve got lots of new tunes for you to hear but we won’t forget the ones you know. Come out and say hi! We are thankful to do what we love.

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