An intricately detailed love story, Jays Love Jones takes jazz enthusiasts on a sensuous journey as he shares his love for his BASS. Jay Jones EP release delivers contemporary jazz with an influence of R&B; and an infusion of gospel; strong bass leads and smoothvocals are felt throughout the musical journey. On April 16, 2013, this masterfully self-produced EP, Jays Love Jones, has been released on all major digital music distributors.Born September 15, 1986, in Boynton Beach, FL, Jonathan Jay Jones became an enthusiast of music at the impressionable age of 5 in his local church. His exceptional keenness in musicianship cultivated a desire to learn and master the bass guitar by age 17.
Jays aptitude with the bass guitar has afforded him the opportunity to perform with musicians in varied genres to include, awarding winning gospel artist such as Kim Burrell, Ricky Dillard, Regina Bell and Canton Jones. The distinctive sounds he has created are featured on various Hip Hop and R&B; albums such as Day 26 (Day 26), Ludacris (Theater of the Mind) and Rick Ross (Deeper Than Rap). Jay can be seen gracing the screen in Brianna Perry’s Reality Show music video. Currently Jay is the bassist for American Idol Season 4 finalist, Nadia Turner. Fresh from a stellar performance at the 9th Annual Jazz in the Gardens Music Festival, one of the most highly regarded and anticipated music festivals in the country, Jay Jones and the Experience Band shared the stage with artists such as Boney James, Mint Condition, Stanley Clarke and Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly just to name a few.
Jay Jones can be observed displaying his artistry on YouTube and www.Jay-Jones.com, which host several songs from his current album. Jay has played with a popular resident band Libido and is currently playing with Flavor who can be heard at various hot spots throughout South Florida. Jay operates both the Protools, Logic Pro and Reason programs to produce his unique sound and is endorsed by Aguilar Amplifications and iGig cases.