Hezekiah Jones is a collection of Philadelphia-area artists orbiting around the songwriting talents of one Raphael Cutrufello.
They have released two full-length album( Hezekiah Says You’re A-Ok, and Have You Seen Our New Fort?) and two EPs(Come to Our Pool Party, and Bread of Teeth) all on Yer Bird Records. Also a split 7 inch, The Asheville Squints, released on Quite Scientific. Also numerous compilation appearance (Folk Music For The End of the World, That Horse Yonder, How To Make an Arrow, etc.)
The band is made up of a large and revolving cast of characters. Some of the more constant members joining Raph on stage are Philip D’Agostino(bass, banjo, saw, mandolin, clarinet), Kiley Ryan(violin, vocals), Matt Helm(electric guitar, glockenspiel), Dean Gorfti(drums), Brad Hinton(guitar, dobro, banjo, pedal steel, trumpet, vocals, slide whistle, iphone, lap steel), Daniel Bower(vocals, mandolin, drums, guitar, banjo), Michael Baker(vocals, harmonica, trombone), Ross Bellenoit(lap steel, vocals, iphone, piano, drums, melodica), Andrew J. Keenan(pedal steel, dobro, banjo, vocals), and Chris Kasper(vocals, guitar, drums). Hezekiah Jones has spent many wonderful times on the road with such acts as Good Old War, Cast Spells, Chris Kasper, and Chris Bathgate traveling throughout the Northeast, Southeast, and Midwest.