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There are two artists with the name John Young.

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John Young (1) plays keys and sings for The Scorpions, Bonnie Tyler, Greenslade and the John Young Band. Past credits include John Wetton, Fish, The Law, Paul Rodgers, Qango, Uli Jon Roth, Roy Wood. John writes for the JYB, John Wetton and Fish as well as CNN, the BBC,ITV, C4, Discovery Channel, History, Nat Geographic etc.

The John Young Band formed in 2002 to produce and perform new original quality classic rock music.


(2) John Young is a composer of electroacoustic music. He studied at the University of Canterbury, in Christchurch, New Zealand, and subsequently in the United Kingdom, with Denis Smalley. From 1990-1999 he was the director of the Electroacoustic Music Studios at Victoria University, in Wellington, New Zealand. Since 2000, he has taught at De Montfort University in Leicester, UK.

His music largely focuses on the interaction between natural sound recordings and computer manipulations of those recordings. Significant works include Inner, Virtual, Time Motion and Memory, Liquid Sky, and Pythagoras’s Curtain. His works have won a number of international awards for electroacoustic music, details of which can be found on his website:

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  • HeritageRecords

    new CD now available .... email me at for details :-)

    8 Aug 2012 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Current JY and JYB dates for those who might fancy something a little more alive! Fri 22nd Apr The Bull, Colchester JYB Fri 20th May Riffs Swindon JYB Fri 17th Jun The Stables 2. Milton Keynes JYB Sat 18th Jun The Peel, Kingston JY solo Sat 25th Jun Aylesbury Rugby Club JYB Fri 8th July Fat Lil's Witney JYB Sun 7th Aug Cambridge Rock Festival JYB Fri 16th Sep The Bull Colchester JYB Fri 21st Oct Riffs Swindon JYB

    15 Mar 2011 Reply
  • Jackcito

    What can we say of John Young who has not already been said, is a great musician and performer, thanks.

    20 Feb 2011 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    If you enjoy the music and would like to see a John Young show (anywhere on the planet) then please feel free to join in at: cheers john young (also to be found lurking on facebook:-)

    13 Jan 2011 Reply
  • Trolllis

    Hello, where I can get JY mp3? Please, write to Inbox. Thanks :)

    3 May 2010 Reply
  • Traspedini

    hi! now i'm listening without software, so i haven't all my statistics, but i think you are my firs artist here ;) beautiful sound! my music here is "a little" classical and newage, but i'm really interested to rock and similar! i'm forming a new group, with classical and rock sound... so... good work!

    14 Jan 2010 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Most of our interaction is now done on facebook and reverb nation please feel free to join us:-) If you need a little help then by all means e-mail me at best regards john young

    11 Jan 2010 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    New John Young Music page now open on facebook.... see you there:-)

    31 Dec 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Live at the Bedford on you tube here are the links

    29 Sep 2009 Reply
  • Joginash

    yeah? you're welcome.. paddy is a pretty cool track. i wanna add a guitar to it.

    24 Sep 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Shows now up and running in Moscow, Vienna, Boston, London, and much more ...if you want to join in or see a show in your town...just mail me for details.....jy

    18 Sep 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Shows going well Amsterdam is sold, Boston 2/3rds sold, Aylesbury and Guildford half sold, Chicago, Tulsa, Toronto, Orlando, Portland ME all 1/3rd sold...come and join can have a show in your town...feel free to get in touch for details....the minimum pledge is £10, €10, $20 ....and no money changes hands until the show is booked!....see you soon...jy

    7 Sep 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Start a gig (or join one!) in your town (or somewhere else) from as little as £5, €10 or $20..nothing to pay until the show is can't be simpler:-)) ...more details from the website or the forum ...or just mail me back best to all john

    24 Aug 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Hi everyone just a quick update various things are now running which hopefully should be of interest. Firstly the forum at where everything is discussed and gigs are born...anywhere! Secondly a new website at (with lots of new music) and thirdly a newsletter at .... hope you can join us:-) best wishes jy

    23 Aug 2009 Reply
  • Bookman1974

    Thanks John - yes, I prefer the instrumental stuff on your Miasma

    9 Aug 2009 Reply
  • Unther

    Hi, there. Thanks for the shout-message. Keep it up! :)

    22 May 2009 Reply
  • Jackcito

    Hi John, I really like the music you do have a lot sencibilidad; have much class, I congratulate you and to continue the success ...!!!

    25 Apr 2009 Reply
  • HeritageRecords

    Sooner ...the track co-written with Jon Anderson (Yes) is now on line here at and listed in the album section...hope you like it jy

    14 Apr 2009 Reply
  • TranquilNight

    I love the more progressive songs like Childhood's End. Keep on making those!

    3 Mar 2009 Reply
  • IldeTheTerror

    Sound pretty good!

    2 Mar 2009 Reply
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