Jon Matheson Band

Jon Matheson Band


Having traveled the road, Jon Matheson finds his inspiration in the everyday ups and downs of thoughts, emotions and feelings; all part of human relationships. His music is a blend of melodic Pop/Rock.


THE JON MATHESON BAND is a three piece versatile act consisting of Jon Matheson (Vocals, Guitars), Jeff Barrett (Bass, Vocals) and Paul Gallant (Drums, Vocals). Together they bring years of professional live music experience together to create a solid, polished band that are quickly becoming “the thing” to see in the not only the Halifax metro area but Nova Scotia and Atlantic Canada.

With a proven song list of upbeat cover music that is constantly being updated as well as a selection of music from their all original CD they are described by many as a high energy party band who impress audiences wherever the perform. Picking the favorites from the 60’s through to today, you can bet these boys will have your patrons entertained and dancing.

For the past year THE JON MATHESON BAND has performed all throughout the Maritimes continually building their reputation as an energetic, crowd friendly, live music band with a professional sound that leaves audiences and talent bookers/buyers impressed.

The JON MATHESON BAND is available for bookings at any event requiring professional live music including, but not limited to: bars/pubs, corporate/private functions, weddings, festivals and more. We offer the most accommodating and competitive rate structure on the market designed to meet and exceed your every expectation and satisfaction! Furthermore, two styles of shows are available to fit the size of your venue, a scaled back more acoustic lighter sound OR the full heavier edge for larger venues.

Please visit the JON MATHESON BAND on the World Wide Web at the following locations - click on the 'guestbook' and view the comments from people who have witnessed this proven act! As well, our new site with its online jukebox player containing the most updated songs the band has to offer a click of your mouse away at


Jon Matheson (Self titled) - 2004
Jon Matheson (Anywhere, Everywhere) - 2007 (Not Yet Released)

Set List

Jon Matheson Band - Original Song List

Close To You
I Get Lost
Anywhere, Everywhere
Could I?
I'll Come Running
Do You Believe In Love?
When You're Around
Another September
Here With You

Jon Matheson Band – Complete Cover Song List

Neil Young - Rockin' In The Free World
The Doors - Love Me 2 Times
INXS - Devil Inside
Motley Crue - Smokin' In The Boys Room
Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself
Billy Idol - White Wedding
Billy Idol - Rebel Yell
The Romantics - Talking In Your Sleep
Greg Kihn Band - The Breakup Song
Roxette - The Look
ABBA - Does Your Mother Know
Poison - Talk Dirty To Me
Twisted Sister - We’re Not Gonna Take It
Neil Diamond - Sweet Caroline
Jim Croce - You Don't Mess Around With Jim
George Thorogood - Bad To The Bone
Billy Joel - Still Rock & Roll To Me
Duran Duran - Hungry Like The Wolf
Tommy Tutone - 867-5309 (Jenny)
Guns ‘n Roses - Sweet Child ‘o Mine
Steve Earle - Copperhead Road
The Rolling Stones - Brown Sugar
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