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Jon Knox
Union of Sinners & Saints/Future User/Independent - United States


Jon Knox is a session drummer, producer, composer and beatmaker.

His musical talents have been nominated for Grammy and Dove Awards. He has recorded, toured and appeared on numerous television and radio broadcasts that have spanned the globe.

His drumming is compelling, creative and he has received distinction as being an inspiration to players of all musical styles. His diverse playing experience has led him to work amongst widely acclaimed artists and members of such groups including Adam Again, Rage Against the Machine, White Heart, Blind Melon, No Doubt, Audio Adrenaline, Wooten Brothers, John Elefante, Great White, Crystal Lewis, Steve Cropper, Mandisa of American Idol, Carman, DC Talk, Tyrone Wells, The Bus Boys, Ray Parker Jr., Otis Day and many others.

Jon is currently drumming with The Union of Saints & Sinners, a newly formed Christian rock band which features members from Petra and Whiteheart, two of the best selling Christian Rock bands of all time. He also recently finished recording with the 'Prog-Tronic' rock outfit, Future User which is a band project composed of Rage Against the Machine/AudioSlave bassist and frontman, Tim Commerford along with multi-instrumentalist Jordan Tarlow and with super-producer Brendan O'Brien handling guitars on the debut release.

Working alongside these multifarious artists allowed him to expand into a very versatile musician. He further pursued his love for music by teaching himself to play guitar, bass and to compose and produce music over the years. You can find him involved in recording, remixing, making beats, scoring and producing projects.

Jon has composed and produced music for various artists and several music library companies. His compositions are in these genres of music: Rock, Alternative, Hip Hop, Pop, Indie, R&B and Electronica.

Credits include: MTV, Sirius & XM Radio, Viacom, OWN, TLC, NBC Sports, Speed Channel, HBO, FOX Sports, CI Games, CBS Sports, Ayars Animation Inc., Shaw Communications, Deliverance Films, Play Ltd. and Discovery.


Equipment Configuration

MLX Masters Series

22x16 Bass Drum
12x10 Rack Tom
16x16 Foor Tom
13x3 Brass Shell Soprano Snare
14x6.5 Free Floating Steel Shell Snare
14X5 Steel Shell Chad Smith Signature Snare
5X12 Pearl Wood Firecracker Snare