Passion. Energy. Versatility. Talent. This is Dino Jag
“The combined musical forces make Dino Jag an absolute powerhouse. His brilliant sound is brought to life with a captivating vibrancy that pulls you in listen after listen.” Jane Lambert – Modern Mystery
International award-winning singer songwriter Dino Jag is a South Australian treasure with an unmistakable voice and performance energy. Nominated for the People’s Choice Pop Award at 2017 SA Music Awards, Dino is quickly gaining international recognition following the release of his critically acclaimed ‘Breakthrough’ EP in November 2016. Recorded at the legendary Sunset Sound Studios in Hollywood with Grammy Award Winning Producer Jeff Bova at the helm and featuring some of the best in the business, Aaron Sterling(Drums – John Mayer),Corey Britz(Bass – Bush),Tim Pierce(Guitar – Bruce Springsteen),Jeff Bova(Keyboards – Michael Jackson), Carroll Hatchet(Backing Vocals – Bette Midler) & Bernard Fowler(Backing Vocals – The Rolling Stones), it has become another major milestone in Dino’s career.
“The award-winning vocalist truly taps into his pure nature with ‘Breakthrough’ and you see his musical vision flow to life.” Sydney Paschall – Compose Yourself Magazine
The first single off the EP “Two Young Hearts” was awarded second place at the 2016 International Unsigned Music Awards. Selected from over 6,000 entries, the winners represent some of the best unsigned artists worldwide. “You Make Me Feel So Good,” the second single, then started receiving rave reviews around the world crossing music genre borders with its unique blend of soul tinged country, rock and head-spinning funk.
“It’s very rare one song is packed with so much energy and delicious morsels of aurally stimulating goodness.” Joshua Smotherman – MTM
Dino first launched onto the international music arena in 2005 with his unique cover of the 70’s classic, “Play that Funky Music.” The song burned up the charts worldwide, reaching number 8 in Australia and number 34 in Denmark and hit many radio playlists.
He then hit the international spotlight with the release of his song “Calling All The Saints” breaking all records to become the #1 most purchased song on the “Music For Good” program for Oxfam America. With over 3,500 artists from around the world represented on the chart this was quite an achievement and a great testament to his songwriting ability.