Jon's music (Echo & Drake) has been featured by magazines, blogs, and radio stations in the US and abroad (Ireland, Germany, Australia, South Africa, UK, and Japan). His group's debut album, Sundrenched Elsewhere, was recorded with Juno Award winning producer Joseph Donovan and mastered by Grammy-nominated engineer Jeff Lipton (Bon Iver, Jeff Tweedy / Wilco, Andrew Bird, Spoon). In 2011 the album was named #1 Connecticut Album by The Hartford Courant's Eric Danton, a Rolling Stone contributing editor. In 2012, the group was named Best Overall Band in the state-wide 1st Annual Connecticut Music Awards. In 2013, the band was one of 7 nation-wide nominees selected for a chance to perform at the Grammys, and received their 2nd nomination for a New England Music Award. Jon has been interviewed by Paste Magazine and American Songwriter.