Sussex Wedding Band - The Overdrives - Biography

Band Member Bios

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Jon Mills - Lead Vocal and Guitar

Jon is an experienced Guitarist, graduating from ACM in 2007, and has been teaching music for the last 8 years. Alongside tutoring, Jon is also an accomplished songwriter. He appeared on channel 4's 'Orange Unsigned Act' and won the Red Stripe Music Award for composition and performance in 2008. Jon still tours and performs regularly over the U.K with both The Overdrives, and original groups.
The Overdrives Bio 2 James Dixon - Guitar and Backing Vocals

James has been playing guitar for over 15 years and studied professional musicianship at BIMM in Brighton. He takes inspiration from guitarist such as Lee Ritenour, Todd Pritchard and John Mayer as well as a few other established professionals. He play in 2 originals bands as well as the Overdrives and has years of experience playing live shows. James has been fortunate enough to play on some great stages around the country.
The Overdrives Bio 4 Daryl Pruess - Bass Guitar

Daryl is an experienced session player and has many years experience touring and playing shows. He has played alongside the likes of Jake Bugg, The Killers and The Kooks, and has played some of the biggest music festivals all around the world. As well as performing live he also records and composes his own music which has been used by Sky Sports, The Discovery Channel and the BBC to name a few.
The Overdrives Bio 1 Blake Mostyn - Drums

Blake has been playing drums for 25 years and has played for a number of different bands ranging in a plethora of different genres. Blake has toured all around the world with his bands and has been lucky enough to play in countries that he only dreamt of playing when he was younger. His most recent tours have taken him to Japan and Mexico. Along with playing numerous shows and festivals, Blake is also an accomplished drum teacher. He has been teaching for 7 years and runs his own tuition academy along with teaching in a number of primary and secondary school across the south of England. Blake prides himself on his professionalism and his ability to deliver premium customer service.