Press Kit


January 2012
John was honored with the 2012 Silver Eagle Patriot Award by the United States Armed Forces at Mira Costa Concert Hall in Oceanside, CA.

John's music is currently heard in commercials for The New York State Lottery, Vanilla Coke, Gatorade, Kohl's and Pepsi.

June 2008
John has been inducted into the Songwriters' Hall of Fame.

May 2008
New YouTube video: Times Herald Record reporter Steve Israel talks with John about his roots, how he got to Woodstock and his legendary career.

December 2007
John's latest recording, Satisfied (Acoustic Disk/Koch) has gone to #8 on Billboard's Top Bluegrass albums. The CD features Sebastian originals as well as folk/blues duets with mandolin master David Grisman. Elmore Magazine is calling the collection "as comfortable as a front-porch swing."


April 10
Hamburg, NY
Hamburg Palace Theatre

April 12
Pomeroy, OH
Fur Peace Ranch

May 8
Beverly, MA

Larcom Theater

May 9
Waterville, ME
Waterville Opera House

May 10
Londonderry, NH

Tupelo Music Hall

May 24-25
Louisville, KY

Gretsch Guitar Convention

June 27
Smith Falls, Canada

Gallipeau Center Theatre

June 28
Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Grand Theatre

June 29
Toronto, Canada

Hugh's Room

August 9
Surf City, NJ
Long Beach Island Library

September 26
Austin, TX
One World Theatre

September 27
The Woodlands, TX

Dosey Doe

September 28
Dallas, TX
Poor David's Pub

October 18
Westhampton Beach, NY

Performing Arts Center

November 1
Wayne, NJ
Shea Center for Performing Arts, William Patterson University

New concerts will be listed here as soon as they are confirmed.

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