Jony James Band

Jony James has been playing clubs, concerts and festivals for over 50 years. Having gone on the road at age 17, music is his life.
Born in Buffalo, NY Jony’s family moved to the south side of Chicago when he was 6 years old. At the time, the south side was intensely filled with blues, jazz, gospel, soul, rhythm & blues, and all sounds of music. BB King, Albert King, Freddie King, Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Jimi Hendrix, J.B. Hutto, Eddie Taylor, Hound Dog Taylor, John Littlejohn, Willie Williams are just a few of the greats who influenced Jony and have changed his life forever.