Jon Strider Credits, Production History & Discography (List in Progress...)

JON STRIDER (credited as 'JS', below) has been producing, recording, singing, songwriting and arranging music for decades. The following is a list that starts in the present and goes backwards in time.

Jon thanks all the talented people he has collaborated with on all these wonderful songs and projects, too numerous to mention here*. (*Go to the 'Listen' and 'Who Did What on New Sky Records releases' pages to learn more about the musicians, colleagues and collaborators who contributed to these creative works.) :

2017 SINGLE -"Treasure Island" - Artist: Kama Ruby -
Album: 'Mind's Eye' - Producers: Jane Getz & Kama Ruby
Songwriters: Jon Strider & Jane Getz

2016 LIVE VIDEO - Jon Strider Band - Hallelujah
Heartache - Malmö Festival - Live - August 2015
JS - lead vocals, keyboards, songwriter
Video shot and edited by P..O. Forsström

2016 SOUL REUNION - album - 9 songs - CD & digital release
JS - artist, songwriter, producer, arranger, piano
Emil Isaksson : associate producer feat. Skip Edwards
on Hammond organ; Mariam Ucharu, background vocals
Label : New Sky Records - released November 11, 2016

2016 SINGLE & VIDEO - Artist: Mos Isley - Label:Universal
JS: co-songwriter

2016 SINGLE - Artist: Waltzin' Tess - "Up To Me & You"
Producer: Amir Aly
Songwriters: Jon Strider, Don Goodman, Pal Rakes

2016 SINGLE - Artist: Waltzin' Tess - "You Went Down Smooth"
Producer: Amir Aly
Songwriters: Jon Strider & Morgan Kibby

2016 LIVE VIDEO: Jon Strider Band - If Down Were Up
Malmö Festival - Live - August 2015
JS - lead vocals, keyboards, songwriter
Video shot and edited by P..O. Forsström

2016 LIVE VIDEO - Jon Strider Band - "Waitin' on Selma"
Malmö Festival - Live - August 2015
JS - lead vocals, keyboards, co-songwriter
Video shot and edited by P..O. Forsström

2015 LIVE VIDEO - Jon Strider Band - "You Need Me"
Söderslatts Country Festival - Live - September 2014 -

2015 LIVE VIDEO: Jon Strider Band, Söderslatts Country
Festival - Live - 2014 - 9 song medley - 7 minutes

2015 BIG BLIND SPOT (single release : February 2, 2015
JS : artist, writer
Produced by Jon Strider & Andreas Zäta Eriksson
Label: New Sky Records

2015 BEST OF BOTH WORLDS (album cut)
Released on Michael "Supe" Granda's album
"Four-Track Fury"
JS: co-writer with Michael Granda (aka Supe de Jour)

2014 WORKIN' GIRL (released as a single)
JS: artist, writer, co-producer with Emil Isaksson
International airplay, 5-star reviews

2014: 'to B ensemble'
Album: 'Meet to B ensemble'
JS: Producer, Artist, Songwriter, Musician'
Digitally released by New Sky Records on BandCamp
Co-writer/artist: Vera Renella
To hear go to: www.tobensemble.bandcamp.com

2013: "Good Times Don't Lie" - song recording on You Tube
Artist- Philip Montagu-Evans
JS-piano

2013: 'to B ensemble' : "Welcome Grandmothers" (soulsong)
(Live Music Video--Council for the 13 Indigenous
Grandmothers, Stockholm)
JS: co-writer and feat. performer with Vera Renella

2013: JON STRIDER BAND at High Chaparral
(Live Music Video)
JS: musician-lead vocalist, songwriter

2013: LIGHT TOUCH (Music Video by Christian Jönsson)
JS- co-writer of song with Vera Renella, actor

2013: GLIMRA, "Sommarsång" (digital single release)
JS: co-writer with Annika Fehling
Label: Rootsy
Swedish translation of "Summersong" (see 2010)
^Swedish National P4 Radio Playlist May 2013
Total P4 playlist inclusion: 3 months

2013: JON STRIDER "Road Kill / Workin' Girl" (CD singles)
JS: Producer, Artist, Songwriter
Emil Isaksson: associate producer
Official European release Feb. 3, 2013, Malmö, Sweden

2012: Video, "The Slide" live at Kulturbolaget, Malmö
Artist/Band: The Slide
JS: piano

2012: MÅNS WILLIAMSON 'POSTCARD' (CD album)
(june) JS co-writer w/MW ("The Raft" & "Rocket Over The Jump")
co-producer with MW & Jan-Eric Persson'; piano;
recorded at Opus 3 Studio, Stockholm

2012: "WORKIN' IS FOR PEOPLE THAT DON'T KNOW
(may) HOW TO FISH" (single release from 'Fresh Tracks')
JS: artist / co-writer / producer
Associate Producer: Emil Isaksson

2012: "THE BRIDGE OF REDEMPTION (radio edit)" (single)
'Fresh Tracks' CD version trimmed 30 seconds
(feb) JS: artist / co-writer / producer
Associate Producer: Emil Isaksson

2011: "STAY OPEN" (radio single)
JS: artist / associate producer / co-writer
Producer : Amir Aly

2011: "APPLE PIE SONG" (single)
(jan) from 'Fresh Tracks' CD, track 1, New Sky Records
JS : artist/associate producer /co-writer
Producer: Amir Aly
Radio Activity : Started rotation on NATIONAL
Swedish NATIONAL P4 RADIO Jan-Apr 2011

2010: "APPLE PIE SONG" (single)
(june) from 'Fresh Tracks' CD
JS : artist/associate producer/co-writer
Producer: Amir Aly
Malmö/Kristianstad Regional SR-P4 radio

2010: 'YOU NEED ME' (single)
from 'Fresh Tracks' CD, track 2, New Sky Records
JS : artist/co-producer/co-writer/acoustic guitar
Chart Activity: Reached #1 in Week 21 on
Svenska Närradiolistan. Also rotation on French
Irish national radios.

2010: "Workin' Is For People That Don't Know How to
Fish"(single)
from 'Fresh Tracks' CD, track 7, New Sky Records
JS : artist/producer/co-writer
Chart Activity: Reached #1 in Week 17 on
Svenska Närradiolistan.

2010: 'FRESH TRACKS' (CD album, 10 songs)
label: New Sky Records
Recorded in Sweden
JS : artist/co-producer/songwriter/guitar/keyboards
(Go to "The Making of Fresh Tracks" for details)

2010 "Summer Song" (track #3 on CD album)
artist: Annika Fehling
label: Rootsy/Warner
JS: co-songwriter (with Annika)

2009 "Benjamin", "You Take Over", and "Under The Wings Of
A Dragon"
--songs from the album "In the Absence of Good Love"
artist: Michael Boesen
JS: piano

2008: 'Meet theOfferingband' (CD album, 12 songs)
Release: pending
label: New Sky Records
Recorded in Sweden
JS: co-artist & co-songwriter (with Vera Renella)
producer, guitar, keyboards, vocals
(go to www.theofferingband.info)

2008 : Tribe Del Sol "Mensajes" (CD) (2008)
Go to www.tribedelsomusic.com
artist: Tribe del Sol
JS: co-songwriter, one of several featured vocalists
Co-Songwriter and vocalist on
"Don't Say That You Love" and
"The Beach Song". Co-Songwriter on
"Follow Your Heart"

2007 : RADIO SINGLES
Artist: Me (aka Malin Delen)
"Lazy Sunday Morning"
"Workin' Girl (In A Whacked Out World)"
Recorded in Sweden
JS: producer, arranger, co-songwriter, acoustic guitar,
keyboards

2006 : "White Wings" (CD album, 11 songs)
label: New Sky Records
Recorded in Sweden
JS : artist/producer/songwriter/guitar/keyboards

2006: "Alone (Now She's Gone)" (CD single)
Artist: The Hole Company (www.holecompany.com)
label: Play It Records
Producer: Eivind Scovdahl
Recorded in Norway
JS: co-songwriter

2006: "Alone (Now She's Gone)" (Video & DVD)
Artist: The Hole Company
label: Play It Records
Recorded in Norway
JS: co-songwriter

2005 : "Prayers For Peace" (EP/CD)
label: New Sky Records
Artist: The Offering
Recorded in Sweden
JS: producer/co-artist & songwriter/guitar/keyboard

2005 "The Offering" (EP/CD)
Artist: The Offering
label: New Sky Records
Recorded in Sweden
JS: producer/co-artist & songwriter/guitar/keyboards

2005 "The Hole Company (EP/CD)
Artist: The Hole Company (www.holecompany.com)
label: Play It Records
Producer: Eivind Scovdahl
Recorded in Norway
JS: co-songwriter

2004 "The Distance" (DOCUMENTARY FILM) 30min.
featuring Jon Strider
Produced in Sweden by Mattias Hildingh & Andreas Alm
JS: Featured artist / songwriter / music producer

2004 "My Way" (CD)
artist: Cecilia Furlong
producer: Amir Aly
Recorded in Sweden
JS: songwriter ("White wings", "You went down smooth")

2003 "The Apple Pie Song" (CD single)
artist: The Hole Company (www.holecompany.com)
label: Play It Records
Recorded in Norway
Producer: Kenneth Lewis
JS: co-songwriter

2001 "Love's Comin' Down"
Featured song in U.S. and international hit television
show "Dark Angel" (Fox)
Show's executive producer: Dirk Cameron
Sung by Niki Haris; engineered by Amani K. Smith
Recorded in Los Angeles, CA
JS: co-songwriter / keyboards

2001 "Two Wheels (On A Two Lane Highway)
Song in "Backflash" U.S. & International feature film
Recorded in Los Angeles
JS: co-writer

2000 "2000 Calling" (CD)
label: New Sky Records
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: artist/producer/songwriter/engineer/guitar/keyboards

2000 "Morgan Kibby" (various singles)
Artist: Morgan Kibby
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: producer/songwriter/engineer/instrumentalist

1999 "Icarus Descending" (1999)
Artist: Kerry Candaele and the Left Helenians
Produced by Edward Tree
JS: co-writer of title track and two other songs.

1998 "Gas Money" (CD & 2 videoes of songs from the project)
Artist: Kerry Candaele and The Left Helenians
Produced in Los Angeles
JS: co-songwriter of the title track and 8 other songs

1998 "Broken" (CD)
Artist: Amy Page
label: SoulLove Records
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: producer/songwriter/engineer/keyboards

1997 "Transformation" (CD)
Artist: Wah
Producer: Guru Prim Khalsa / Sikhs / Los Angeles
Label: Cherdi Khala Music
Recorded in Los Angeles
JS: keyboards, co-arranger

1996 "Ha!" (CD/cassette single)
Producer: Guru Prim Khalsa / Sikhs / Los Angeles
Label: Cherdi Khala Music
Recorded in Los Angeles. Played for 100,000 people doing
Yoga at the 2000 Woodstock Festival (NY)
JS: keyboards, co-arranger & co-composer

1995 "Healing Power" (CD)
Artist: Jonathan Bloom
label: Sunflower Records
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: producer/songwriter/engineer/keyboards

1994 "Kindred Way Volume 2 (CD)
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
Mixed at Indigo Ranch, Malibu, CA
JS: artist/producer/
co-songwriter/engineer/guitar/keyboards

1993 "Kindred Way Volume 1 (EP/CD)
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: artist/producer/songwriter/engineer/keyboards/guitar

1993 "Julie Jiang" (debut EP/CD)
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: producer / songwriter / guitar / keyboards

1992 "In The Dream State"
Bob Saget, HBO Comedy Special, Soundtrack
Music Producer: Dick Bright
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: engineer, vocals, keyboards and guitar

1992 "Inkaneeto" (award winning Cajun children's music CD)
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: recording engineer / keyboards / co-producer

1990 "Strider...Steps Out" (CD/cassette)
Recorded in Los Angeles, CA
JS: artist/producer/songwriter/guitar/keyboards

1989 "Super Clean" (song)
Commissioned song for Xerox corporation
Recorded at Pacific Songworks, Los Angeles, CA
JS: recorded, performed & wrote song

1987 "The Monkey Connection" (documentary film)
Released by Intermix, Inc.
Producer/Director: Reiko Posner Matsudaira
JS: composed, recorded and performed film score

1984 Alaska Hit Singles (LP/vinyl) (AHS-001)
The collection was compiled by John Ingalls
Various artist inclulding Jon, Jim Pepper and Teri Tibbet
JS: composed, recorded and performed
"The Fisherman's In Town" for this LP.
A raunchy classic cleaned up for the record.
The REAL raunchy version has never been released.

1979 FLUFFY (legendary single, go to YouTube)
Artist: Gloria Balsam
Producer: Richard Van Dorn
writers: Richard Van Dorn & Davey Sayles
CD: World's Worst Records
label: Rhino Records
Studio: Dan Alexander's Tewksbury Sound,
Richmond, CA.
JS: backround vocals (known at the time asJonny Jass...)
with Jonathan Rubin, Don Spindt and Tommy Dunbar of
the Rubinoos. Also on the the record: Little Roger,
Dick Bright, Rusty Trapps and Psycotic Pineapple.





Did you know that...
To B Ensemble (formerly known as theOfferingband) created their completely original and unique musicial and lyrical genre of SoulSinging in 2005.

From the gallery

Guitarist Pelle Jernryd & Jon taking a break at Amir Aly's YLA Studio June 2009