Jo Wymer hails from Freehold, New Jersey. Jo is a two-time JAM AWARD winner, One-time AMA award winner, an a Two- Time NAPW WOMAN OF THE YEAR award winner (2013 and 2014) She is a Navy veteran and mother, who has been writing Rock, Americana, Blues and Pop music as well as music for television and film for almost 20 years.
Jo's newest project is being produced by two-time Grammy WINNER Marc Swersky and is scheduled for official release July 4, 2016.
Jo's music can be heard on 250+ radio stations across the United States and on such national TV shows like; SONS OF ANARCHY, THE AFFAIR and THE 100 as well as FOX NACSAR Sunday.
Jo Wymer’s vocals are powerful, high energy, soulful and bring an authentic raw feel to her songs. Her delivery of the storylines is masterful and genius. Audience members are awe struck with her emotionally raw performances.
Performing live with her band and capturing her solo acoustic shows is something special and if the chance arises, one should definitely take that opportunity.
Jo's recent accolades and accomplishments include: • Worked and recorded with such greats as The E Street Band to Warren Haynes • Performed with the SNL band • Opened for such great artists as; Joan Osborne, Martin Short, Jeffrey Gaines, Jake Clemons, Nick Clemons, The Black Keys, Bob Burger, Glen Burtnik and many others • She won the 2010 and 2012 New Jersey Acoustic Musicians award for top female performer • First female lead band to win the Top Blues Band award at the AMA awards in 2010 • Played with Earl Slick from David Bowie and member of the Smithereens.
Jo's Band Members are:
Jo Wymer - Rhythm and Lead Guitar / Keys / Bass / Harmonica
Gino Simonelli - Rhythm and Lead Guitar
Bill "Gus" Trotter - Keys
A.J. Perna - Bass
Don Rispoli - Drums/ Vocals
Scott Solomon - Sexy Sax - when he can get with us!
Jo is also a BMI Songwriter/Composer and Publisher.
Truman Bruce Publishing,
Photo Creds to the amazing - Bill Senck and Raymond Morton!
Did You Know??
Did you know Jo......
- is Juilliard trained.
- Former student of the late ESTHER SCOTT.
- studied classical voice with Linda Carroll Dr. Linda M. Carroll
- studied voice with John Deaver www.johndeaver.com
- studied guitar with Matt O'Ree www.mattoree.com - Billy Hector www.billyhector,com - Pat Karwan www.facebook.com/PatKarwan and Jerry Topinka www.jerrytopinka.com
- currently studies bass with Chris Plunkett www.southstreetstudios.com
- Is a member of the New York Singing Teacher's Association and the National Association of Teachers of Singing.