John was Joint Audience Winner of the 2014 Liverpool Songwriters Challenge with his song “Put the World to Right”
He was born in Liverpool England.
He has supported Elvis Costello, The Beat, Echo and The Bunnymen. Had 5 BBC Radio 1 sessions (3 John Peel, Kid Jensen and Janice Long) with bands "Come in Tokio, The Persuaders - Played for “River City People” and wrote for Siobhan Maher-Kennedy.
He was editor and publisher of the famed Liverpool Music Fanzine "The Garden Party"
He was signed to Sting's Management KRT.
His new Band "John Jenkins and That Sure Thing" released a debut album "Intruders". A 4 Star review from Liverpool Sound and Vision ("stepping into the realms of musical genius" Ian D Hall)
He is currently writing the Musical "A NEW YORK ROMANCE" – which should be completed in 2015. .
He is also working on “Honeymoon Hangover” and an instrumental project called “Travelogue” with various TV and Film themes he has written.
He continues to write and submit songs for other