With 20 years experience as a musician and songwriter, John Mamone's eclectic musical style is garnering raves. As a multi-instrumentalist and an incredible singer, his music has been featured on MTV's Two a Days, and he has recorded with producer Jack Richardson (The Guess Who, Alice Cooper), and opened up for Big Sugar, and Pete Best, the original drummer for The Beatles. John is best-known as the former bass player, lead singer and main songwriter for the Canadian rock band Volume Water. Genres covered by John include Rock, Pop, Dance, Spiritual, Dramatic, and Christmas music.
During his career, John Mamone has performed as bass player, lead singer and main songwriter for Volume Water, a Hamilton, Ontario, band formed in 2003. For seven years, John performed in approximately 700 concerts with the band, including performances at the Volume Water shows with members from the bands I Mother Earth and Finger Eleven.
Volume Water's debut CD, “Underneath the Sun,” was released in 2005. John produced the band's 2008 CD, a 15-track collection entitled "Land of the Greed... Home of the Slave." This CD was nominated for Rock Recording of the Year at the Hamilton Music Awards. In 2008, Volume Water was selected by Hamilton’s rock radio station, Y108, as the Extreme Band Slam winners, and was a Provincial Finalist in the Bodog Music Battle of the Bands. They were voted Gold Winners in the 2009 View Magazine Reader's Poll as the Best Local Band, Best Band website, Best Album Artwork, and Band Most Likely to Make It Big.
A spacey instrumental with a cool groove and some retro dance sounds. This song would suit a t.v or movie drama of a scene of a dance club or gathering of ravers at a party. Instrumental, Electronic, Ambient (pending)
An emotional electric guitar piece in the style of Alice in Chains. This guitar piece would suit any dramatic video game, film or television program. This intense guitar melody carries this instrumental piece of music to emotional heights. Instrumental, Rock, Modern Rock
Emotional piano piece. A contemplating, simple instrumental that evokes images of the past and childhood memories. This piece takes you to that peaceful place where innocence and serenity hold a special and warm place for you. Instrumental, Dramatic, Romantic Music
A very dark, eerie piece of music suitable for moments of suspense in a film or tv program. ***Could also be used in a comedy context where the mom is on her way home and Billy has only moments left to undo all that he has done wrong, otherwise he's grounded. Instrumental, Dangerous, Dark Music
A spacey instrumental with a cool groove and some retro dance sounds. This song would suit a t.v or movie drama of a scene of a dance club or gathering of ravers at a party. Instrumental, Dance, Nu-Disco
A heavy modern rock instrumental. The song begins very quiet, then explodes into a loud anthem! This tune would be perfect for a video game application. A very emotional piece with choir-like background vocals. The song evokes victory amidst great odds of the battle. Instrumental, Rock, Modern Rock
Dramatic and haunting, this simple theme is the soundtrack to extreme loss, terror, and devastation. An extremely emotional and depressing piece of music designed for the saddest and darkest moments of a dramatic film or t.v. show, Instrumental, Dangerous, Edgy Music
A hard-driving industrial anthem that would suit the end of a "FAST AND FURIOUS"-type movie. Written in the style of the band PRODIGY. An emphasis on speed and reckless abandonment. Instrumental, Electronic, Industrial (pending)
A rock and roll anthem. A heavy-duty fast paced song where the battleground is everywhere and you're in the middle of it. You better duck 'cos here come the bullets! A perfect song for a movie or video game application. Male Vocals, Rock, Hard Rock
The tension is building. Thriller/Drama music for TV or Film. Perfect for a climax to a sports-type film where the underdogs are only one step away from victory. Dark, suspenseful and triumphant. Instrumental, Action, Impending Orchestral
A spiritual and uplifting song about every child, every person, belonging in the world. God loves each and every one of us because we're His creation. We are the gifts of the Holy Spirit, with one purpose - to live in harmony and love with each other. Male Vocals, Spiritual, Christian Rock
Classic instrumental version of the well-known Christmas Carol. Beautiful piano version featuring trumpet, flute and orchestra. Perfect for video, film, commercial or holiday productions. Instrumental, Christmas Music, Christmas carol, Instrumental, Christmas, Christmas Carols
An acoustic ballad. Perfect for a "Dawson Creek" type of television show or romantic comedy film. This song is about that beautiful girl that the guy can't stop thinking about. Hopes and dreams reside in this music for guys and gals in their 20s and 30s -- all about romance. Male Vocals, Pop, Pop Ballad
Horror/thriller film or television type music...where something dangerous is lurking right around the corner. Dark and sinister with wonderfully chilling piano notes and creepy sound effects. Great for dramatic psychological thrillers. Instrumental, Horror, Horror Psychological
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