Jon Madof plays guitar and writes music. He leads the bands Zion80, Blivet and Rashanim. He performs around the US and Europe at venues and festivals including the Village Vanguard (NYC), Aperitivo in Concerto (Milan), Ashkenaz Festival (Toronto), Jewish Culture Festival (Krakow), Joe’s Pub (NYC), Saalfelden Jazzfestival (Austria), and Town Hall (NYC).
Jon has collaborated with musicians including John Zorn, Matisyahu, Marc Ribot and Frank London.
A truly soulful experience - NY Times
A marvelous mashup - Village Voice
An energetic and spiritual genre mash-up that must be heard. - WNYC
Rocks and grooves… rowdy yet danceable. – Relix Magazine
Like you’ve invited Dick Dale to do the music at your bar mitzvah. – NPR