Jason Ayres Bio
There are two kinds of people in this world. Those who have discovered Jason Ayres, and those who are just about to.
With his songs receiving airplay across mainstream media outlets like 96fm, Mix 94.5 and the ABC, and his constant drive to perform live around Australia, it’s hard to ignore his ever growing presence in the Australian music scene.
Influenced by the rhythmic pop of John Mayer, the vocal stylings of Jeff Buckley and the finesse of Ryan Adams, WA based singer-songwriter Jason Ayres delivers a unique brand of acoustic based pop tunes, while giving a nod towards alternative country and folk.
Having performed to sold out crowds in iconic music venues around the country, his intimate live show and eloquent stage presence have earned him spots supporting international chart toppers like Anastacia, Rick Astley, Hot Chocolate, Manhattan Transfer, Blood Sweat & Tears, Leo Sayer, Gary Puckett & the Union Gap and Midge Ure (Ultravox), as well as Australian icons like Russell Morris, The Whitlams, Thirsty Merc, James Reyne, Daryl Braithwaite, Mark Seymour, Jon Stevens, Ian Moss, Tex Perkins, Black Sorrows, Mental As Anything, 1927, Pseudo Echo, James Cruikshank (The Cruel Sea), Wendy Matthews, Dean Ray and many more.
Jason Ayres is currently promoting his latest EP called “Covered” with his national FLYING SOLO TOUR. It has has taken him to all capital cities in Australia, with SOLD OUT shows in Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.
“... this artist possesses finesse and sophistication beyond his years.”
Music Connection Magazine (USA)
"... a charismatic and sincere performer who delivers quality songs."
Drum Media (Australia)
Ayres has recently worked alongside:
TIM FREEDMAN (THE WHITLAMS)
IAN MOSS (Cold Chisel)
JOE CAMILLERI (Black Sorrows)
MARK SEYMOUR of HUNTERS & COLLECTORS
JAMES REYNE of AUSTRALIAN CRAWL
THE MANHATTAN TRANSFER
GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION GAP
MIDGE URE of ULTRAVOX