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."



October 9
Palmer, AK
University of Alaska
Glenn Massay Theater

October 10
Anchorage, AK
Discovery Theatre

October 11
Juneau, AK
Arts & Culture Center

November 4
Chicago, IL
City Winery

November 5
Edwardsville, IL
Wildey Theater

November 15
Galloway, NJ
Stockton Performing Arts Center


January 8
Ponte Vedra, FL
Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

January 9
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Broward Center for the Performing Arts

January 10
Largo, FL
Cultural Center

January 15
Nashville, TN
City Winery

January 16
Decatur, GA
Eddie's Attic

January 29
Berkeley, CA
Freight & Salvage

January 30
Red Bluff, CA
State Theatre

February 6
Cotuit, MA
Center for the Arts

April 3
Port Washington, NY
Landmark on Main Street

June 11 & 12
Bridgeport, CT
Cabaret Theatre

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

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