Jon Spear Band
Devil's Highway (Live)
Bottom of the Bottle
Blues for a Soldier
Nominated for the prestigious Blues Blast Magazine award for best Live Blues Recording in 2016, the Jon Spear Band performs regularly in the mid-Atlantic region where it has built up an enthusiastic following at numerous outdoor festivals, clubs, and other popular venues since 2012.
Known for their award-winning original songs, red-hot live shows, and unique arrangements of blues standards, the band’s CDs have charted charted in the US, Canada, France, UK, Australia and Spain, including the annual top 100 Roots Music Report Blues Chart for the past three consecutive years. Based in Central Virginia, the band's members are Jon Spear (guitar and vocals), Andy Burdetsky (bass), John Stubblefield (drums) and Dara James (lead vocals and guitar plus harmonica). As was written by Australian DJ Peter Merrett of : "Not many groups can boast two virtuoso guitarists as The Jon Spear Band does and few can match the writing skill of Jon Spear and Dara James – obviously a first class band that know precisely how to play together."