Bio for Woodrow

Contributed by Jared Woods

Alaskan band, Woodrow, has been rocking audiences all over the 49th state for the past 12 years. They've logged countless miles traveling throughout Alaska, playing music from Juneau to Fairbanks, and every town in between. The Anchorage based band is known for their well-crafted Americana songs, beautiful dynamics, and their ability to keep a crowd dancing. Jared Woods on guitar and vocals is the primary songwriter in the band. He is joined by his brother Christian Woods on bass, Robb Rood on drums, and Lisa Ballard on guitar.

Woodrow has gigged with: AWOLNATION, The Donnas, Third Eye Blind, 311, Xavier Rudd

"Known for their "Don't let up 'til the lights go out!” sensibilities on stage, Woodrow offers a lot of variety for their listeners.”
-Anchorage Press

“Songs like “Quiet” bring out the full electric guitar-fueled dynamics of the band.”
-Anchorage Press

“Woodrow demonstrated to the Anchorage audience that the Alaska music scene is as exciting as witnessing a breaching whale.” 
–Northern Light

"He's got a big sound for a lone guy with a string instrument."
-Anchorage Daily News

Voted "Best Solo Act" in the 2014 Anchorage Press Picks