Chicago native jazz guitarist “JOHN CAREY” is on the rise Because of his ability to captivate audiences nationwide with his unique guitar tricks and his sultry, soulful, jazzy, sound, many fans have compared him to the likes of guitar superstars, Norman Brown, Chuck Loeb, Larry Carlton, and George Benson.
He cultivated his craft at the Chicago Conservatory of Music in Chicago, Illinois. In the early 70*s and began his career as an electric guitarist and vocalist. His versatility shows in his ability to play drums and percussion, keyboard and bass.
John has recorded 4 independently released CD’s & was also instrumental in launching many events such as celebrity basketball games, fashion shows, concerts festivals, in which he was a private contractor with the economic development agency. Etta James, Tierra, War, Tower Of Power, The Funk Festival, local talent shows, celebrity basket ball games, and the Inland Empire Black Music Awards.
John has opened for many musical phenomenons such as Natalie Cole, George Benson, Earth Wind and Fire, Ledisi, Warren Hill, Queen Latifah, Brian Culbertson, Boney James, Mindi Abair, Norman Brown, Al Jarreau, Buddy Guy, Gerald Albright and Others