John Bedell grew up in the Chicago area and has been playing guitar since he was 12. John took piano and drums at an earlier age , but connected with and pursued the guitar. Many of his styles include Rock, Blues, Jazz, Folk, Reggae, Country, Funk.
He has worked close with Chicago based band, “Pogo Web”, in the late 80's a and early 90's, and later played in “Wayfarin’ Strangers” Later he formed an acoustic duo called “Deadphish”.
John relocated to Florida in the mid 90′s and pursued a solo acoustic career, and also played with Sarasota based band, “Skull Duggery”.
John and his family relocated to the San Francisco area in 2007. He helped form Liquid Sun Day, which has played several Bay Area Venue's as, The Ashkenaz, Sweetwater Music Hall, and 19 Broadway. John has played with, along with Liquid Sun Day's on stage guest, David Gans, Jordan Feinstein, "Fiddle" Dave Muhlethaler, Sunshine Garcia Becker, Adam Perry, Frankie Munz, and Morgan Cochneuer. He continues to play with a wide range of Bay Area musicians, and is currently in the San Rafael based band, "Rosalie" And Sonoma county based Bob Dylan tribute jam band, " Planet Waves". He continues to write original music, collaborate with bay area musicians, and raise his family.