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HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM WEST MICHIGAN!

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

First, let me wish for you and yours all the best that the holiday season has to offer for now and all through the next year and years to follow.

More change is in the wind for Yours Truly. Some of you have been on this musical journey with me for a lot of years. You came down to Key West and we partied at the Bull where I played regularly for several years. You might even have made your trip an annual thing. Continue reading →

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UPCOMING SHOWS

29 Jun 2017 Ludington, MI The plaza, downtown, Ludington The plaza, downtown, Ludington
30 Jun 2017 Thompsonville, MI Iron Fish Distillery Iron Fish Distillery
01 Jul 2017 Thompsonville, MI Rose Garden of Thistle Pub @ CMR Rose Garden of Thistle Pub @ CMR
02 Jul 2017 Pentwater, MI Village Cafe Village Cafe


BIO

“Fremont John is Tampa Bay’s most seasoned and professional original singer/songwriter.” – MusicTampaBay.com

“Tampa Bay’s most seasoned and professional original singer/songwriter.” – MusicTampaBay.com

Indie recording artist singer/songwriter, Fremont John has released 5 CDs on his record label, Aims High Music, His most recent CD, “Contrarian’ was submitted to the 2014 Grammys and made it to the coveted pre-nom list from which the Grammy nominees come. In addition to songwriting, arranging, recording, this very busy musician and his signature blue Taylor 614CE guitar have logged over 3500 live performances since 2000. He performed at most venues in Key West, where he is a former resident He has played many venues along Florida’s gulf coast on up to Michigan and points in between to include Atlanta, Louisville, Cleveland, Grand Rapids and Chicago in the pubs and clubs, craft breweries, festivals, house concerts, casinos, performing arts centers and, theaters.
People hearing Fremont John just know by his polished sound that he has played with the greats. Vocally, they hear Roy Orbison, John Fogerty or Rob Thomas. His guitar sound is as pleasing and readily identifiable as that of Carlos Santana and is offered compared to the great Latin guitarist. Once you’ve heard Fremont’s guitar you don’t have to see him to know it’s him playing.
Having been independent for all of his career, never a side-man, Fremont has had the privilege and honor to record and perform with some of the best of the best to include members of such bands as Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Jeff Beck, Lou Reed, Bruce Springsteen, The Band, Heart, Pat Benatar, Cold Play, The Stones, Uptown Horns and many more. He has also shared the stage with Grammy songwriters like Tia Sillers, (There’s Your Trouble & I Hope You Dance), Chuck Cannon (How Do You Like Me Now) and Mark Selby (Blue On Black) to name a few.
Additional points of interest for Fremont John include:
• Voted #1 Singer/Songwriter in 2014 Tampa Bay Artist’s Poll @ musictampabay.com
* “Contrarian” CD was submitted to 2014 Grammys making it to the pre-nom list
• Climbed to #5 Indie Artist – USA 2015 and 2014 per ReverbNation Chart. Other RN rankings include:
• #1 Indie Artist, Tampa Bay market, 2011 to present
• #1 Indie Artist, Grand Rapids, MI market, 2014
• #2 Jazz Artist, Tampa Bay, for all of 2009 & 2010, only behind Chick Corea
• #1 Americana Artist, Tampa Bay, 2008
• 3 CDs of music currently airing on Pandora Radio,
• Interviewed by Patrick McCarty on nationally syndicated radio show, 27MM weekly listeners, spring, 2014