John Zonn creates songs and music inspired by the environment around him. He uses electronic production techniques, singing and samples. As the all-enveloping environmental maelstrom throws the seas into a stormy froth, Zonn uses every means at his disposal to cling onto the sinking ship of cultural production, in order to express - in artistic form - the words and music that swirl around him, and which are caught in the branches of his soul.
"…half stand-up, half poetry, half music…" - Mike Illingworth (drinking buddy)
Many other artists have influenced my musical life so far. Here are quite a few: Laurie Anderson, Grace Jones, David Byrne, Lou Reed, Sleaford Mods, Eminem, M.I.A., The Darkness, Pussy Riot, Peter Gabriel, Enya, Nirvana, The Doors, Mike Oldfield, Syd Barrett, Hawkwind, Gong, Here & Now, David Bowie, Quentin Tarantino, Bob Dylan, Laibach, Bob Calvert, Billy Bragg, JJ Cale, Manic Street Preachers, John Otway, Ron Geesin, Neil Innes ...