Jon Fadem / Bio

Email contact: postjunction1@yahoo.com

Jon Fadem has been playing guitar since he was 13, and went on to study music at Oberlin College and Conservatory in Oberlin, OH. His primary musical inspirations are Miles Davis, Jerry Garcia, Sly and the Family Stone, Parliament/Funkadelic, John Coltrane, Frank Zappa, and Jimi Hendrix. His band Post Junction is a funk/rock/soul/jam band who has received a great amount of praise in the Lehigh Valley. In addition, he is guitarist for Start Making Sense, a Talking Heads tribute band, and guitarist/vocalist for the funk/jazz/fusion group Family Circus Trio. He also plays acoustic duo gigs with singer/songwriter Paul Thiessen and solo acoustic gigs. Jon was nominated for Best Electric Guitarist in the Lehigh Valley Music Awards for four consecutive years.

He has played guitar with George Clinton & Parliament/Funkadelic, Buddy Miles, Bernie Worrell from Parliament/Funkadelic and Talking Heads, Ike Willis, Ray White and Napoleon Murphy Brock from Frank Zappa's band, Steve Kimock, George Porter, Jr. of The Meters, Juma Sultan and Jerry Velez from Jimi Hendrix's Woodstock band, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Robert Walter from The Greyboy All Stars, Devon Allman, David Gans, The Insidious Rays, and Project Object, among others.

General Info

Band Members
In Post Junction, Start Making Sense, and Family Circus Trio.
Artist Name
Jon Fadem
Profile Page
Rock / Funk / Groove

Contact Info

Easton, PA

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