Jon Dreamer

Jon Dreamer

BandPopSinger/Songwriter

My music is etched from the souls of the people that pass by me everyday. It is festive and organic pop. It is music without borders and lyrics without limitations. The music I perform is music people search for.

Biography

Jon Dreamer a versatile singer/songwriter that has musical influence of R&B, pop, hip hop reaching to the complexity of jazz and the feeling of soul. He was born in Indianapolis, IN. but spent most of his childhood years raised by his mother within the rich, dynamic cultural background of New Orleans, while summers and other years he spent in the Northwest suburbs of Illinois with his father experiencing the excitement and heritage of Chicago.

Jon Dreamer's love for music and musical roots probably began with his father, a trumbone player who started a band in New Orleans, while in college. His mother, also a singer/songwriter sang lead as they played various night clubs. Later Dreamer's mother, continued to sing solo as a member of the Dixie Cups. During this time, Jon was musically and on a personal bases exposed to many heralded native New Orleans musicians such as the Dixie Cups, Ellis Marselis, Branford Marselis, Johnny Adams, Terence Blanchard and many more.

Jon first started singing jokingly harmonizing with his brother and sister making fun of older church members. Later, he joined school and church choirs but most often turned away, as the younger brother, from his brother's singing group with friends. At a young age, Jon found his love for writing songs, which he secretly hoped his brother's group would hear and want to perform. His songs weren't performed by the group but his talent was recognized and he was encouraged to keep singing and writing.

Later, he would try his hand at producing and before his musical maturation he was told to "stick to writing." But in his pursuit to create music that suited his lyrical melodies he continued on. His persistence has overcome doubts and his music is as colorful and diverse as his background.

Discography

Single:"Goin' Insane"