Stacy Jones

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Stacy Jones
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Background information
Born (1970-12-19) December 19, 1970 (age 43)
Origin Tulsa, Oklahoma
Genres Power pop, pop punk, alternative rock, punk rock
Occupations Musician, producer, songwriter, engineer
Instruments Vocals, guitar, drums
Labels Universal Publishing
Associated acts American Hi-Fi
Miley Cyrus
Veruca Salt
Letters to Cleo
Hey Monday
Matchbox Twenty

Stacy Jones (born December 19, 1970) is an American musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is currently the singer, songwriter, and guitarist for American Hi-Fi.

Career[edit]

Jones was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His band's self-titled debut album, released in 2001, included the hit "Flavor of the Weak". Previously, he was the drummer in bands Letters to Cleo and Veruca Salt. He is also half of the production duo Deathstar Productions with writer/producer Bill Lefler, and was a VP of A&R at Epic Records.[1] In addition, Jones is the musical director for Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus and plays drums for her touring band, alongside Mike Schmid, Jaco Caraco, Vashon, Jamie Arentzen, Sara Mann and Carmel Helen. He is also recording drums for Every Avenue's upcoming record. He is also touring with Matchbox Twenty as their tour drummer.

Jones has played Yamaha and SJC Custom Drums and Sabian Cymbals until summer 2009. Now, he plays DW Drums and Paiste cymbals.

His current drumkit setup is:

  • Bass Drum 24"x22"
  • Rack Tom 7"x12"
  • Floor Tom 14"x16"

[2]

Career[edit]

Musician[edit]

Production credits[edit]

Date Artist Album Credits
2011 Elliot Caroll Elliot Caroll (EP) Drummer
Fall 2010 Ocean is Theory Name TBD Producer
Spring 2010 Hey Monday Beneath It All Drummer
2010 Photo Finish/Atlantic The Downtown Fiction TBA Producer
2009 Photo Finish/Atlantic The Downtown Fiction Best I Never Had EP Producer
2008 Cabin 24 Ingrid Michaelson Be OK Co-Producer
2008 Sony/BMG Low vs. Diamond Self Titled Producer
2007 Original Signal The Modern Society The Beat Goes On Producer
2007 Razor and Tie Endeverafter From the Ashes of Sin Producer
2006 TVT Towers of London Blood, Sweat and Towers Producer, Engineer
2006 Doghouse America Meg & Dia Something Real Producer, Engineer
2006 Sony/BMG Ronnie Day The Album Producer, Engineer
2006 Beverly Martel Music Candice It's Always the Innocent Ones Writer, Producer
2006 TVT Records The Strays Le Futur Noir Producer, Engineer
2006 Hollywood Plain White Ts It's So Easy Producer, Engineer
2005 Maverick American Hi-Fi Hearts on Parade Writer, Co-Producer

TV appearances[edit]

Show Date
Kids Choice Awards August 10, 2009[3]
Teen Choice Awards August 9, 2009[4]
American Idol April 15, 2009
The Tonight Show April 13, 2009[5]
Good Morning America April 9, 2009[6]
CMT Awards April 5, 2009[7]
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno April 3, 2009[8]
American Music Awards November 28, 2008[9]
Dancing With The Stars November 25, 2008[10]
The Today Show July 25, 2008[11]
DC Games November 25, 2008[12]
CMT Awards April 14, 2008[13]
Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year's Eve December 31, 2007[14]
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno April 25, 2001[15]
The Tonight Show August 8, 2000[16]
Saturday Night Live March 15, 1997[17]
Late Night with Conan O'Brien February 8, 1995[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MP3 of the week: American Hi-Fi". thephoenix.com. 2009-11-05. Retrieved 2010-02-01. 
  2. ^ "New Endorsers For SJC". drummagazine.com. 2009-08-15. Retrieved 2010-02-01. 
  3. ^ "MILEY CYRUS TO PERFORM AND THE CASTS OF "TWILIGHT" AND "GLEE" TO APPEAR ON "TEEN CHOICE 2009" MONDAY, AUGUST 10, ON FOX". Teen Choice Awards. 2009-08-03. Retrieved 2010-02-02. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Miley Cyrus To Perform Latest Single At The Teen Choice Awards". The Insider. 2009-08-04. Retrieved 2010-02-02. [dead link]
  5. ^ "Billy Ray Cyrus To Release New Album 'Back To Tennessee' On April 7, 2009 Featuring Hit Title Track & Duet With Daughter Miley Cyrus". Top-40 Charts. 2009-04-01. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  6. ^ "Miley Cyrus: Good Morning America". celebrity-gossip.net. 2009-08-16. Retrieved 2010-02-01. 
  7. ^ "Miley Cyrus Set to Perform at CMT Awards". The Insider. 2009-03-29. Retrieved 2010-02-02. [dead link]
  8. ^ "THE FRAY KICKS OFF 'THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO'S' EIGHTH SEASON OF POPULAR OUTDOOR CONCERTS ON MARCH 2, 2009 WITH THE MERCEDES-BENZ OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES ON NBC". NBC. 2009-03-03. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  9. ^ "Miley Cyrus Turns 16 at the American Music Awards". People. 2008-11-28. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  10. ^ "Miley Cyrus to Perform on Dancing with the Stars Finale". TV Guide. 2008-11-17. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  11. ^ "TODAY Show Free Concert Series Announced (Miley Cyrus, REM, Coldplay, Neil Diamond)". BumperShine. 2008-03-26. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  12. ^ "Miley to Perform at Disney Channel Games". People. 2008-04-30. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  13. ^ "CMT GETS THE BEST OF BOTH WORLDS AS BILLY RAY CYRUS AND MILEY CYRUS HOST THE "2008 CMT MUSIC AWARDS"". People. 2008-02-26. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  14. ^ "'New Year's Rockin' Eve' in Times Square, NYC". ABC News. 2007-12-28. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  15. ^ "Island's American Hi-fi Savors The 'flavor' Of Success". Billboard. 2001-05-05. Retrieved 2010-02-02. [dead link]
  16. ^ "Tube Rock". Rolling Stone. 2000-08-07. Retrieved 2010-02-02. [dead link]
  17. ^ "Sting/Veruca Salt Episode Recap". TV.com. 1997-03-15. Retrieved 2010-02-02. 
  18. ^ "Concert Review: Letters to Cleo and The Oohlas". Beat Crave. 1995-02-08. Retrieved 2010-02-02.