John Brown's Body

Future Roots Reggae

Official website for American Reggae Band John Brown's Body. Progressive Roots Reggae from Ithaca, NY. 

Fireflies is out NOW!

Our new album, Fireflies, is out now on Easy Star Records! Get your copy at the links below and catch us on tour now!

➲ JBB store (CD / vinyl / merch):
➲ iTunes:
➲ Amazon:
➲ Google Play: 


9.15 | Ithaca, NY | Downtown Ithaca Summer Concert Series*
9.16 | Albany, NY | The Hollow Bar + Kitchen*
9.17 | Fairfield, CT | StageOne*
9.22 | Asheville, NC | Asheville Music Hall^
9.23 | Atlanta, GA | The Masquerade^
9.24 | Jacksonville, FL | Jack Rabbits
9.25 | St. Petersburg, FL | Jannus Live
9.26 | Orlando, FL | The Social
10.8 | Bethel, NY | Beer Fest at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
10.12 | Columbus, OH | Woodlands Tavern
10.13 | Cleveland, OH | The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern
10.14 | Chicago, IL | 1st Ward Events at Chop Shop
10.15 | Kalamazoo, MI | Bell's Eccentric Café
10.20 | Washington, DC | Gypsysally's
10.21 | Harrisburg, PA | The Abbey Bar at Appalachian Brewing Company
10.22 | Rochester, NY | Flour City Station
11.10 | San Diego, CA | The Music Box#
11.11 | Santa Barbara, CA | SOhO Restaurant and Music Venue#
11.12 | Hermosa Beach, CA | Saint Rocke#
11.13 | San Luis Obispo, CA | SLO Brew#
11.16 | Sacramento, CA | Harlows Restaurant & Night Club#
11.17 | Santa Cruz, CA | The Catalyst Club#
11.18 | Chico, CA | Lost On Main CHICO California#
11.19 | San Francisco, CA | Slim's#
12.2 | Syracuse, NY | The Westcott Theater*
12.3 | Buffalo, NY | Buffalo Iron Works*

^w/ Roots of a Rebellion

TIX >>>

Who Paid Them Off? Check out our 2nd single from "Fireflies"

Check out "Who Paid Them Off?" off our new album Fireflies out September 9th on Easy Star Records! Pre-Order now and receive instant downloads of "Who Paid Them Off?" & "New Fashion." Check out our merch store for vinyl, CDs (the first 100 ordered will be signed by the band!), & a brand new limited edition t-shirt design! All pre-orders receive an instant download of "New Fashion" and a digital copy of the album on release day.

➲ JBB store (CD / vinyl / merch):
➲ iTunes:
➲ Amazon:
➲ Google Play:


We're so psyched to return to Summer Camp Music Festival in Chillocothe, IL, this Labor Day Weekend, May 27-29! We'll be performing alongside artists like The Roots, George Clinton and P-Funk, moe., Umphrey's McGee, and so many more!

Tickets & Info:


We're back on New Year's Eve for the first time in five years! And we're extremely excited to join our very good friends 10 Ft. Ganja Plant for a very unique, special and intimate hometown throwdown at The Sinclair in Cambridge, MA!

Pre-sale today  (Weds 10/14, see link below for password), general on-sale Friday (10/16).

Let's ring in the new year together in Cambridge!
12.31.15 - JBB+10 FT Ganja Plant at The Sinclair - Cambridge, MA