Featured Album
The Common Good Brass Band - New Creation

Released November 10, 2016

John wanted to bring a New Orleans Style Brass band to the church context.

PROJECTS JOHN PRODUCED

Over the years John has brought musicians together and helped put ideas into action.

John Brewer Trio – As It Is

John Brewer Trio – As It Is

We started to head into an electronic/world direction. This was actually recorded in my home!

Introducing The John Brewer Trio

Introducing the John Brewer Trio

Original jazz w/ a electronic element. Shout out to the Brewers for all the overdub help!
John Brewer Trio Featuring John Ellis

John Brewer Trio featuring John Ellis

My first recording project ever with some of my favorite NOLA musicians.
Fresh Brews Septet

Fresh Brews Septet

I did some gigs with Adam Deitch (Lettuce, Scofield, ect) in New Orleans and made sure to get him in the studio w/ some of my great NOLA friends.
Fresh Brews Quartet

Fresh Brews Quartet

This was inspired by the work Medeski Martin and Wood did with DJ Logic.
Common Good Brass Band – New Creation

Common Good Brass Band – New Creation

A New Orleans style brass band playing CCM.
Mosaic Jazz

Mosaic Jazz

This was a contemporary jazz take on some hymns and CCM classics.
Christ Community Brookside Kids Music: Winter 2017

Christ Community Brookside Kids Music: Winter 2017

The first album went so well, we decided to do another one.
Christ Community Brookside Kids Music: Fall 2016

Christ Community Brookside Kids Music: Fall 2016

We started to introduce live music on Sunday mornings to the children at church so wanted them to have something to listen to during the week.
PROJECTS JOHN COLLABORATED ON

John loves to collaborate and has had the honor and privilege of working with many artists from many genres.

Diverse

Diverse

I met these guys when they were at UMKC. I offered to drive them to Boise for an album competition and they won! And wouldn’t you guess, they asked me to play on the album!! We had a great time working with Bobby Watson (who produced the album).
Clint Ashlock Big Band: New Jazz Order Band

Clint Ashlock Big Band: New Jazz Order Band

I was lucky to play on 6 tracks on this album: Waiting - piano solo, The Night Has 1000 Eyes, Legacy, Sioux, Waiting, Thursday Night @ Mikes.
The Last Spring: Kevin Serovich

The Last Spring: Kevin Serovich

Kevin is a great trombone player and writer. I was experimenting w/ contact mics and effects on the piano at this time. Pretty fun!
Brandon Draper New Quintet

Brandon Draper New Quintet

Drapers music is so rhythmically fun and challenging. There’s a song in 26 or something crazy like that!
Brandon  Draper New Quintet Live

Brandon Draper New Quintet Live

This was a live concert. I remember really letting go that night.
David Mahoney Gathering

David Mahoney Gathering

Dave asked if he could play a couple of my tunes on his album and I absolutely said yes!
Wes Crawford’s Simple Words: The Music Of Nathan Partain

Wes Crawford’s Simple Words: The Music of Nathan Partain

This was such a fun session playing organ for Wes. Loved collaborating with him and especially loved working with Josh Scott’s killer electric playing.
The New Orleans Session

The New Orleans Session

Brandon and I did a tour with Loren Pickford and had a week in New Orleans lined out so we asked one of our favorite guitar players Steve Mazakowski to play some original funky organ trio stuff with us.
DJB Nu Trios

DJB Nu Trios

I had the pleasure of touring with Brian Jordan in 2004 and Brandon and I wanted to do another trio album so we brought him in town for a weekend and this is the outcome.
Afroskull: Monster For The Masses

Afroskull: Monster for the Masses

This is the first group I played with in New Orleans. Though I only made it on one track on the album, the time I was played with them was invaluable.
Free Band Radio

Free Band Radio

Eric Gould from Particle moved to KC and wanted to start a rock band. This is what we came up with.
Game Over By Leonard Dstroy

Game Over by Leonard Dstroy

Lenny D is an amazing turn tablelist and producer! I spend many days just hanging out and laying down tracks at his house and eventually made it to an album.
Mac Lethal

Mac Lethal

Lenny D produced for Mac and somehow I made it on the album.
Out Of This World

Out of this World

I had the chance to go to Spinna’s studio in Brooklyn for the afternoon and this is the fruit of our labor.
Brandon Draper John Brewer Duo

Brandon Draper John Brewer Duo

Brandon and I met Ryan Maybee while he was running a wine bar back in 2008 and he hired us to play live looping improvisational electronic music. These were the best tracks from those sessions.
Dri – You Know I Tried Remix

Dri – You Know I Tried Remix

Joc Max is one my favorite producers and dj’s in KC. We had been wanting to collaborate for awhile and he got the opportunity to remix Dri so we made it happen.
Pleasuremaker

Pleasuremaker

I spent a bunch of time with Senor Oz, Pleasuremakers older brother and when Joey and I  met we hit it off so I went to Lawrence and laid down keys on his first album. Joey and Oz are still rockin in San Francisco.
PROJECTS JOHN HAS SCORED

John loves scoring for film, commercial or your other marketing needs.

Raised Royal Video

John, Brian Jordan, and Brandon Draper made the music for this collaboration with the Royals and Scribe. Super fun!

Baker University Score

John produced this music with Brandon Draper for this Baker University commercial. Pretty fun trying to make a song thats on 31 seconds long!