Jon Young’s writing style is most often described as touching—full of truth, real depth and vivid imagery; his sound soulful, fearless and truly unique. Like a gentle giant, his large presence and melodic voice will captivate an audience beginning with the first note. The originality of Jon’s songwriting enables his music to span multiple genres, including Americana, Texas Country, Folk and Rock to name a few.
Jon Young was born and raised in Stephenville, Texas, where he began playing the guitar and writing songs at 14 years old. Over the past 15 years, Jon has performed at renowned venues throughout Texas and the Southwest and opened for talented artists including Charlie Robison, Luke Wade, Larry Joe Taylor, Shane Smith & The Saints and William Clark Green.
Garnering praise from critics, fans and press alike, Jon Young's highly anticipated follow-up album to Ashes of Dreams of Fire is entitled Relic, and was released March 2017. Ashes of Dreams of Fire and Relic are both available on iTunes, Google Play Music and Amazon. Sign up for our mailing list and follow us on social media for a look behind the scenes, special information, album sneak peaks and release dates.
"Jon Young is an artist in every definition of the word. I hope everyone gets the opportunity to experience how talented he is." - Shayne Hollinger, 95.9 The Ranch