JON STRIDER BAND


The JON STRIDER BAND is a thoroughly entertaining, high energy quartet that rocks country, with streaks of blues and R&B. A rip-roaring showcase of Jon's stellar song
writing. "Retro-rockin' country with a blues&rhythm twist"...

Click on JON STRIDER BAND Live Video Link (below)

Jon Strider Band (2016 line-up)
DANIEL PURK - bass
EMANUEL NYMAN - drums
JON STRIDER - vocals, rhythm electric guitar, keyboards
TIM CARLSTEDT - pedal steel guitar / guitars / background vocals

Jon Strider Band alumni:
Angelo "Lino" Graziano - 2011 +
Laszlo Dancs 2012 +
Marcus Sjögren 2013 +
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NOTE The Jon Strider Band was formerly known as Jon Strider & Happy Feet. Here's some background on that incarnation...
JON STRIDER & HAPPY FEET, 2005-2012, was formed in the Summer of 2005 to be a band vehicle for Strider's world class songwriting.
It was a kind of 21st Century Creedence: blues-tinged roots rock with a touch of country. In it's later years Happy Feet featured the musicians (*) off of Jon's Swedish recordings:

Happy Feet alumni (2005 to 2012)
*Pelle Jernryd : slide guitar, lap steel, electric guitar (2011+)
*Maciej Szymczynski : bass (2011+)
*Rasmus Svensson
*Mikael Gökinan (2012+)
*Inge Petterson, sax (2010+)
Benny Grinde, bass (2005+)
*Thomas Grün, drums (2010+)
Kent Nybörg, drums (2010+)
Joel Lundin, drums (2005-2008)
Sven Bornemark-guitar,vocals (2006-2008)
JS Note : any of these musicians can pop up in Happy Feet at any time...

For upcoming 'JON STRIDER BAND' shows:
Go to 'LIVE SCHEDULE'





Did you know that...
Strider's double-A sided CD single "Road Kill / Workin' Girl" was released February 3rd, 2013 on New Sky Records, AND For that month of February (2013) the only place in the World you could buy it was at Blue Desert Music in Malmö, Sweden!!

From the gallery

Jon onstage with Staffan Hellstrand,Living Room Concert, April 29, 2009