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

The trio started to head into an electronic/world direction. This was recorded in John’s home!

John Brewer Trio – Conscious Decision

John Brewer Trio – Conscious Decision

This is original jazz w/ an electronic element. John's family helped a bunch on the overdubs!
John Brewer Trio – Ghost EP

John Brewer Trio – Ghost EP

This is John's first recording project ever with some of his favorite NOLA musicians.
Fresh Brews Volume 2

Fresh Brews Volume 2

This totally improvised session had members of John's live hip hop band Mental Metropolis and veterans Adam Deitch (Lettuce, Scofield, ect) and Steve Mazakowski (Blue Note).
Fresh Brews

Fresh Brews

This was inspired by the work Medeski Martin and Wood did with DJ Logic.
That You May Believe (A Jazz Christmas)

That You May Believe (A Jazz Christmas)

This is a Jazz Christmas album John and Nate Nall made for the church.
Common Good Brass Band – New Creation

Common Good Brass Band – New Creation

A New Orleans style brass band playing original music, new arrangements of old hymns and popular contemporary christian music.
Mosaic Jazz

Mosaic Jazz

This was a contemporary jazz take on some hymns and CCM classics.
Kids Music Volume 2

Kids Music Volume 2

The first album went so well the children's church band decided to do another one.
Kids Music Volume 1

Kids Music Volume 1

John and his team started introducing live music on Sunday mornings to the children at church so decided to record some songs for them 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

John met these guys when they were at UMKC and offered to drive them to Boise for an album competition and they won! After the trip they asked him to play on the album!! They 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

John 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. John 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. John totally let go that night!
David Mahoney Gathering

David Mahoney Gathering

Dave asked if he could play a couple of John's tunes on his album and John gladly 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. John loved collaborating with him and especially loved working with Josh Scott on guitar.
The New Orleans Session

The New Orleans Session

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

DJB Nu Trios

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

Afroskull: Monster for the Masses

This is the first group John played with in New Orleans. Though he only made it on one track on the album, the time he had with them was invaluable for his growth.
Free Band Radio

Free Band Radio

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

Game Over by Leonard Dstroy

Lenny D is an amazing turntablist and producer! John spent many days just hanging out and laying down tracks at his house and eventually this made it on an album.
Mac Lethal

Mac Lethal

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

Out of this World

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

Brandon Draper John Brewer Duo

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

Dri – You Know I Tried Remix

Joc Max is one of John's favorite producers and dj’s in KC. They had been wanting to collaborate for awhile and Joc got the opportunity to remix Dri so they got together and made it happen.
Pleasuremaker

Pleasuremaker

John spent a bunch of time with Senor Oz, Pleasuremaker's older brother. When Pleasuremaker and John met they hit it off so met in Lawrence and worked in the studio together. Joey and Oz are now 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. He LOVES doing commercial work!