The Elovaters are a Reggae /Funk band hailing from Boston, Massachusetts. The band is fronted by lead singer/songwriter/rhythm guitarist Jackson Wetherbee who as a solo artist has toured internationally. The band also features musicians formerly of several New England Music Award winning bands including; The Aldous Collins Band and Last Call. The sound you hear brings to mind bands like UB40, The Police, Sublime, and John Brown’s Body.
Their live show is fun, energetic, and keeps their audience dancing, grooving, and singing along For the last two years, the band has seen a steady rise in popularity lead in part by 2 years of invites to Heineken’s St. Maarten Regatta supporting headliners Kool and The Gang and Akon. The Elovaters are invited each year to well attended both winter ski resort and summer music festivals.The band has garnered the interest of major labels and industry professionals alike hand has most recently been performing numerous dates with StickFigure, John Brown’s Body, The Movement, Passafire, New Kingston, and Roots of Creation.
In October 2016, The band headed to Washington, DC to record their debut album at the Lion & Fox Studios. The project, entitled "The Cornerstone," engineered by the legendary Mike Caplan (SOJA, Rebelution, Groundation), was released on February 20, 2017.