About this event:
John is a talented multi instrumentalist based out of Charleston, SC. Growing up he soon concentrated on drums, bass and guitar. He loves all genres and passion since 1997 has been directed to Reggae Music and Blues. He has toured with many regional and international acts and has been on the frontlines with The Itals, King Yellowman, Kevin Kinsella and Food, Clothes and Shelter, Kenyatta Hill and Culture, Monsoon, Toussaint Liberator, Ever G, Rising Lion, The Dub Plates, Papa Robbie, Ras Bonghi, Mystic Vibrations, the Give Thanks Band, Da Gullah Rootz, and Emekris to name a few. On the Blues frontline he has toured with Drink Small, Jeff Norwood, Davis Coen, Bret Mosley, Mac Leaphart, Travis Allison, Derek Cribb, and Danielle Howle. When home, John Picard stays busy in SC with humanitarian projects like Song for the Philippines, Fall Reggae Jam and other charities. He is also writing, recording and performing with International Morality World Reggae Band which he is a co-founder of.