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John Mayer

John Mayer performing at the Crossroads Guitar Festival on July 28, 2007
Background information
Birth name John Clayton Mayer
Born October 16, 1977 (1977-10-16) (age 32)
Bridgeport, Connecticut, U.S.
Origin Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.
Genres Pop, rock, blues, soul[1]
Occupations Singer-songwriter, musician, columnist
Instruments Guitar, vocals, keyboards, mandolin
Years active 1998–present
Labels Aware, Columbia
Associated acts John Mayer Trio
LoFi Masters
Website www.johnmayer.com
Notable instruments
Fender Stratocaster
.John Clayton Mayer (pronounced /ˈmeɪ.ər/ MAY-ər;[2] born October 16, 1977) is an American musician.^ John Mayer John Clayton Mayer (born on October 16, 1977) is an American Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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.Originally from Connecticut, he attended Berklee College of Music before moving to Atlanta, Georgia in 1997, where he refined his skills and gained a following.^ Anyone who’s left comments to the contrary here obviously knows little to nothing of his work – uh, kenny bum bum, for the record, he didn’t attend college, other than an unfinished stint at the Berklee College of Music.
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.His first two studio albums, Room for Squares and Heavier Things, did well commercially, achieving multi-platinum status.^ Mayer's third studio album follows the multi-platinum ROOM FOR SQUARES (2001) and HEAVIER THINGS (2003) and marks his first turn as producer.
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^ I don't enjoy this album as much as I enjoyed Room For Squares, but I love this album a lot.
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^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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In 2003, he won a Best Male Pop Vocal Performance Grammy Award for "Your Body Is a Wonderland".
.Mayer began his career performing mainly acoustic rock, but gradually began a transition towards the blues genre in 2005 by collaborating with renowned blues artists such as B. B. King, Buddy Guy, and Eric Clapton, and by forming the John Mayer Trio.^ I’d also like to add John Mayer Rocks!
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^ After originally performing mainly acoustic rock, in 2005 he made a transition towards the blues genre with the formation of the John Mayer Trio.
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.The blues influence can be heard on his album Continuum, released in September 2006. At the 49th Annual Grammy Awards in 2007 Mayer won Best Pop Vocal Album for Continuum and Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Waiting on the World to Change". Mayer's career pursuits have extended to stand-up comedy, design, and writing; he has written pieces for magazines, most notably for Esquire.^ Continuum: Cover art for the single "Waiting on the World to Change" is the first from the album Continuum.
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^ Mayer's other interests include stand-up comedy, design, and writing; he has written pieces for several magazines, most notably for Esquire.
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^ Better than Waiting on the World to Change.
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Contents

Early life

.John Mayer was born in Bridgeport, Connecticut to Margaret, an English teacher, and Richard, a high school principal.^ John Mayer John Clayton Mayer (born on October 16, 1977) is an American Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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^ Here is the life story of John Mayer: Complete dork in high school.
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^ A book called Wonderland by writer Michael Bamberger chronicles the high school's senior class president, a huge Mayer fan, and his school's quest for the ultimate prom.
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[3] He grew up in nearby Fairfield, the second of three children.[4] There, he became friends with future tennis star James Blake.[5] .Mayer attended the former Fairfield High School, although he was enrolled in the Center for Global Studies at Brien McMahon High School in Norwalk for his junior year.^ Here is the life story of John Mayer: Complete dork in high school.
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^ A book called Wonderland by writer Michael Bamberger chronicles the high school's senior class president, a huge Mayer fan, and his school's quest for the ultimate prom.
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^ Mayer appeared at the Pennsbury High School prom on May 14, 2004, in Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania outside of Philadelphia.
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(Then known as the Center for Japanese Studies Abroad, it is a magnet program for students wanting to learn Japanese.[6].) During an appearance on Late Night with Conan O'Brien, he said that he had played the clarinet for a while in middle school, with minor success. After watching Michael J. Fox's guitar performance as Marty McFly in Back to the Future, he became fascinated with the instrument.[7] .Subsequently, when Mayer was 13, his father rented one for him.^ One of his eccentricities is getting upset when he hears me singing, or playing the piano – and even humming a melody gets hims agitated – except when it is John Mayer’s music.
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[8]
.Soon after Mayer got his guitar, a neighbor gave him a Stevie Ray Vaughan cassette, which began Mayer’s intense love of the blues.^ Timberlake riffs on Mayer's hit "Daughters" – and calls him the love child of "Macy Gray and Smokey the Bear" .
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^ Good He makes music he love and he stay true to who he is … As farr as him playin the guitar … he sick….
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^ He says Mayer's swagger – and electric guitar skills – make him a hit with women .
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[9]a[›] .Despite the reservations of his parents, Mayer became consumed with playing the guitar,[10] and after two years of practice, he started playing at blues bars and other venues in the area, while in high school.^ Career Road to mainstream success After playing the guitar for several years, Mayer enrolled in the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of nineteen.
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^ Having just announced a co-headlining tour with Sheryl Crow to help launch CONTINUUM, Mayer is raring to start playing his new material for an audience.
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^ He STARTED playing blues, played very well written pop to get into the door, and is now merging the best of the two halves.
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[6][8] In addition to performing alone, he was in a band called Villanova Junction with Tim Procaccini, Joe Beleznay, and Rich Wolf.[11]
When Mayer was seventeen, he was stricken with a cardiac arrhythmia that sent him to the hospital for a weekend. .Reflecting on the incident, Mayer said, “That was the moment the songwriter in me was born,” and he penned his first lyrics the night he got home.^ John Mayer gasses up his Audi R8 before heading to Jennifer Aniston's Hollywood Hills home for a late night booty call!...
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^ That said, I stand by MY opinion that Continuum may just prove to be that “essential recording” that moves Mayer into the singer/songwriter stratosphere.
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[12] Shortly thereafter, he began suffering from crippling panic attacks, and even now he keeps Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug, with him.[12][13] After graduation, he worked for fifteen months at a gas station until he saved up enough money to buy his first proper guitar—a 1996 Stevie Ray Vaughan signature Stratocaster.[14]

Career

Early career

.John Mayer enrolled in the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, at age nineteen.^ Career Road to mainstream success After playing the guitar for several years, Mayer enrolled in the Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, at the age of nineteen.
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^ Originally from Connecticut, he briefly attended Berklee College of Music before moving to Atlanta, Georgia in 1998, where he refined his skills and began gaining a following.
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[4] .After two semesters, he chose to cut his studies short, and at the urging of his college friend and Atlanta, Georgia native, Clay Cook, the two moved to Atlanta.^ After two semesters, he chose to cut his studies short in favor of a move to Atlanta, Georgia, with his college friend and band mate, Clay Cook.
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^ Originally from Connecticut, he briefly attended Berklee College of Music before moving to Atlanta, Georgia in 1998, where he refined his skills and began gaining a following.
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[15] .Quickly making a name for their two-man band, LoFi Masters, they began their career in earnest there, frequenting the local coffee house and club circuit in venues like Eddie's Attic.^ Ticket Luck is proud to be the best source of jon myaer tickets even when they have already been sold out from alternative venues such as Ticket Master.
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^ They then began local tours throughout Georgia and the suburbs.
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[8] .Cook has said, however, that they began to experience musical differences due to Mayer’s desire to take the duo in more of a pop direction.^ Battle Studies More pop music .

^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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^ Mayer suggested the album was intended to combine his signature pop music with the feel, sound, groove and sensibilities of the blues.
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[16] The two parted ways, and Mayer embarked on a solo career.[15]
.With the help of local producer and engineer Glenn Matullo, Mayer recorded the independent EP Inside Wants Out.^ Inside Wants Out With the help of local producer and engineer Glenn Matullo, Mayer recorded the independent EP Inside Wants Out.
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.Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release, "No Such Thing".[16] The EP includes only eight songs, all with Mayer on lead vocals and guitars, with the exception of “Comfortable” in which Mayer only recorded the vocals.^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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^ The EP includes only eight songs, all with Mayer on vocals and guitars and on the first track "Back To You", a full band was enlisted, including the EP's co-producer David "De-La" LaBruyere on bass guitars.
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^ In a Volkswagen commercial (promoting the best-selling New Beetle), Mayer appeared playing a First Act guitar in a display of their new feature: outlets for an electric guitar, allowing it to play through the car's stereo.
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.For the opening track, “Back To You”, a full band was enlisted, including the EP’s co-producer David "DeLa" LaBruyere on bass guitars.^ The EP includes only eight songs, all with Mayer on vocals and guitars and on the first track "Back To You", a full band was enlisted, including the EP's co-producer David "De-La" LaBruyere on bass guitars.
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^ Reply He's definitely holding back on the guitar -- WHY? If you've heard the John Mayer Trio album, you know he can absolutely rip it up on his ax.
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[17] .Mayer and LaBruyere then began to tour throughout Georgia and the surrounding states.^ They then began local tours throughout Georgia and the suburbs.
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Major label success

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Mayer’s reputation began to build, and a March 2000 appearance at South by Southwest[18] brought him to the attention of "launch" label, Aware Records.[19] .After including him in the Aware Festival concerts and having his songs included on Aware compilations, in early 2001, Aware released Mayer’s internet-only album entitled, Room for Squares.^ The EP includes only eight songs, all with Mayer on vocals and guitars and on the first track "Back To You", a full band was enlisted, including the EP's co-producer David "De-La" LaBruyere on bass guitars.
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^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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^ Although the album did top the charts for a time, it ultimately did not sell as well as Room for Squares.
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.During that time, Aware inked a deal with Columbia Records that gave Columbia first pick in signing Aware artists, and so in September of the same year, Columbia remixed and re-released Room for Squares.^ I was with some of my favorite artist's new releases this past year.
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^ Although the album did top the charts for a time, it ultimately did not sell as well as Room for Squares.
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^ Even though this John is different from that of Room for Squares and Heavier Things, he’s still as creative and passionate as when he first started.
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[20] As part of the major label "debut", the album's artwork was updated, and the track "3x5" was added. .The re-release also included reworked studio versions of the first four songs from his indie album, Inside Wants Out.^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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^ Inside Wants Out With the help of local producer and engineer Glenn Matullo, Mayer recorded the independent EP Inside Wants Out.
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[21]
By the end of 2002, Room for Squares had spawned several radio hits, including "No Such Thing," "Your Body Is a Wonderland," and ultimately, "Why Georgia." In 2003, Mayer won a Grammy for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Your Body Is a Wonderland." In his acceptance speech he remarked, "This is very, very fast, and I promise to catch up."[22] He also figuratively referred to himself as being sixteen, a remark that many mistook to mean that he was only sixteen years old at the time.[23]
.In 2003, Mayer released a live CD and DVD of a concert in Birmingham, Alabama entitled, Any Given Thursday.^ Despite my frustrations, I learned a few songs to play and sing to my wife, and I stumbled across his live dvd, Any Given Thursday at Target.
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^ Heavier Things In 2003, Mayer released the follow-up album, Heavier Things.
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^ John Mayer and Counting Crows in Concert on July 17, 2003 (14) .
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.The concert featured songs previously not recorded, such as "Man on the Side" (co-written with Cook) and "Something's Missing", which later appeared on Heavier Things.^ None of the songs on the record compel the listener to listen, in my opinion that is; furthermore, in his interviews he says he recorded the record in his home to capture his vunerable side.
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^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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.The concert also included "Covered In Rain". According to the accompanying DVD documentary, this song is "part two" of the song "City Love", which features the line "covered in rain". Commercially, the album quickly peaked at number seventeen on the Billboard 200 chart.^ The tone of John's voice is perfect, his song writing skills are those that leave the audience in awe and everytime I listen to the album I love it even more.
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The CD/DVD received conservative, although consistent, praise, with critics torn between his pop-idol image, and (at the time) emerging guitar prowess. Erik Crawford (of Allmusic) asked "Is he the consummate guitar hero exemplified when he plays a cover of Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Lenny', or is he the teen idol that the pubescent girls shriek for after he plays 'Your Body Is a Wonderland?'"[24][25]
.Heavier Things, Mayer's second album, was released in 2003 to generally favorable reviews.^ Heavier Things In 2003, Mayer released the follow-up album, Heavier Things.
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^ Cook is also cited as the co-writer of many of the songs from the EP, most notably, Mayer's first commercial single release "No Such Thing."
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^ Mayers latest album, entitled Continuum, was released on September 12, 2006, and was produced by Mayer himself and John Mayer Trio drummer Steve Jordan.
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Rolling Stone, Allmusic and Blender all gave positive, although reserved, feedback. .PopMatters said that it "doesn't have as many drawbacks as one might assume".[26] The album was commercially successful, and while it did not sell as well as Room for Squares, it peaked at number one on the US Billboard 200 chart.^ Although the album did top the charts for a time, it ultimately did not sell as well as Room for Squares.
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^ This album also brought critical and commercial success.
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^ More » On Nov 20, 2009 at 12:26, Jason W said: Some good stuff on the new album, but overall Continuum is light years better....
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.Mayer earned his first number one single with the song "Daughters" as well as a 2005 Grammy for Song of the Year, beating out fellow contenders Alicia Keys and Kanye West.^ For this award, he beat contenders Alicia Keys and Kanye West.
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^ However, Mayer's most successful single to date, "Daughters," yielded Mayer a Grammy for Song of the Year in 2005.
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^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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He dedicated the award to his grandmother, Annie Hoffman, who died in May 2004. He also won Best Male Pop Vocal Performance, beating Elvis Costello, Prince, and Seal for the award. .In his February 9, 2009 interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Mayer said that he thought he shouldn't have won the Grammy for Song of the year because he thought that Alicia Keys' If I Ain't Got You was the better song.^ With the end of the year and decade coming up you can expect every type of list imaginable popping up, but here is one that I thought was a bit fun and you better too because it took me forever to save all of these picutres!
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^ And to whoever said Mayer is the next Bob Dylan, know that there is a tenth ring of Hell reserved for you and your ilk.
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^ The crude thoughts he expresses in interviews are nothing like the songs he writes.
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Because of this, he removed the top half of the Grammy and gave it to Keys, and kept the bottom part for himself.[27] .At the 37th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in 2006, Mayer was honored with the Hal David Starlight Award.^ Mayer also was honored with the Hal David Starlight Award at the 37th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in 2006.
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[28]
.Mayer again recorded live concerts across seven nights of his U.S. tour in 2004. These recordings were released to the iTunes music store under the title as/is, indicating that the errors were included along with the good moments.^ However, you can get a discount code from our Live Help Representative and use it in order to avail instant discount on these John Mayer tickets.
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^ Touring Mayer allows audiotaping at most of his live performances, and he also allows for the non-commercial trading of those recordings.
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A few months later, a "best of" CD was compiled from the as/is nights. The album included a previously unreleased cover of Marvin Gaye's song "Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)", featuring a solo from Mayer's support act—jazz and blues turntablist, DJ Logic. All the album covers of the as/is releases feature drawings of anthropomorphic bunnies.[29]
January 2005, left to right: David Ryan Harris, John Mayer and Steve Jobs at Macworld 11, SF Moscone Center.
With increased exposure, Mayer's talent came into demand in other areas. Steve Jobs invited Mayer to perform during the keynote address of Apple's annual Macworld Conference & Expo, in January 2004, as Jobs introduced the software application GarageBand.[30] The gig led to Mayer becoming a fixture of the event. He rejoined Jobs on stage for a solo performance at Macworld 2007, following the announcement of the iPhone.[31] Mayer has also done endorsements, such as a Volkswagen commercial for the Beetle's guitar outlet and for the BlackBerry Curve.[32]

Change in musical direction

Mayer began to collaborate extensively, often working with artists outside of his own genre. He appeared on Common's song "Go!" and on Kanye West's "Bittersweet Poetry".b[›] Following these collaborations, Mayer received praise from rap heavyweights Jay-Z and Nelly.[33] .When asked about his presence in the hip hop community, Mayer said, "It's not music out there right now.^ November 18, 2008 John Mayer At The Gym, Asked About Potential Fatherhood November 18th, 2008: The paps caught up with John Mayer at the gym today.
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That's why, to me, hip-hop is where rock used to be."[34]
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.It was around this time that Mayer began hinting a change in his musical interests, announcing that he was "closing up shop on acoustic sensitivity."^ John Mayer is NOT selling out, in fact, his first album was close to selling out as any of his music, as the style of music on Room for Squares was not quite direction he intended to pursue.
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^ Mayer goes back to a time when artists wrote their own music and werent manufactured- like when?
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[34] .In 2005, he began a string of collaborations with various blues artists, including Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, as well as jazz artist John Scofield.^ Blues Express: Legends of the Blues Featuring Buddy Guy - January 28, 2005 (23) .
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^ If he can play with artists like Buddy Guy and Dave Matthews and they accept him as an artist then thats all that matters.
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^ Buddy Guy and Clapton have utmost respect for this cat.
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He also went on tour with legendary jazz pianist Herbie Hancock, which included a show at the Bonnaroo Music Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. These collaborations led to recordings with several of these artists, namely, Clapton (Back Home, Crossroads Guitar Festival), Guy (Bring 'Em In), Scofield (That's What I Say), and King (80). .Although Mayer has maintained a reputation for being a sensitive singer-songwriter, he has also gained distinction as an accomplished guitarist, influenced by the likes of the above artists, as well as Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Robert Cray, and Freddie King.^ No TrackBacks John Mayer is one of the most celebrated and popular singer-songwriters of his generation.
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[36]

John Mayer Trio

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.In the spring of 2005, Mayer formed the John Mayer Trio with bassist Pino Palladino and drummer Steve Jordan, both of whom he had met through previous studio sessions.^ John Mayer drops by the Best Week Ever studio to give a heartfelt rendition of his new favorite...
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^ Description: John Mayer drops by the Best Week Ever studio to give a heartfelt rendition of his new favorite song .
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^ Reply He's definitely holding back on the guitar -- WHY? If you've heard the John Mayer Trio album, you know he can absolutely rip it up on his ax.
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The trio played a combination of blues and rock music. In October 2005, the Trio opened for The Rolling Stones during a sold-out club tour of their own,[38] and that November, released a live album called Try! The band took a break in mid-2006. In September 2006, Mayer announced plans for the Trio to begin work on a future studio album.[39]

Continuum era

.Mayer's third studio album, titled Continuum, was released on September 12, 2006, and was produced by Mayer and Steve Jordan.^ More » On Nov 20, 2009 at 12:26, Jason W said: Some good stuff on the new album, but overall Continuum is light years better....
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^ Wasn't sure if I would love it as much as Continuum but John Mayer is incredible and this album does not disappoint.
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^ These traits simmered on Heavier Things, then crystallized on Continuum--an album that pushed Mayer's image and creative stamp into the realm of "mature artist."
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.Mayer suggested the album was intended to combine his signature pop music with the feel, sound, groove, and sensibilities of the blues.^ Make simple, classy, good music, which we know you can (where the light is, trio, continuum), and lay of the dream sound from the pop tunes.
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^ I feel its a musical combination of all his previous records, and a way of showing his growth as a songwriter.
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^ Im a big mayer fan, but this album has pop writhen all over it, and a more raw rock sound would have fitted him much better.
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In that vein, two of the tracks from his trio release Try!—the funky "Vultures" and the blues centerpiece "Gravity"—also were included on Continuum.[4] Mayer has said that "Gravity" is the most important song he's ever written.[40][41]
.The first single from Continuum was "Waiting on the World to Change," which debuted on The Ron and Fez Show.^ Waiting On The World To Change Solo .
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^ Waiting On The World To Change .
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^ Waiting On The World To Change (ver 3) .
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.The song was the third most downloaded song of the week on the iTunes Music Store following its release on July 11, 2006, and debuted at #25 on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart.^ Greatest Guitar Songs 100 Greatest Guitarists 100 Greatest Singers 500 Greatest Albums 500 Greatest Songs Albums of the Decade Best Albums of 2009 RS 100 Agents of Change Songs of the Decade The Issue: Decade in Music .
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.On August 23, 2006, Mayer debuted the entire album on the Los Angeles radio station Star 98.7, giving commentary on each track.^ Posted: August 03, 2007 Description: John Mayer drops by the Best Week Ever studio to give a heartfelt...
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[42] A subsequent version was released the next day on the Clear Channel Music website as a streaming sneak preview. .On September 21, 2006, Mayer appeared on CSI, playing "Waiting on the World to Change" and "Slow Dancing in a Burning Room."^ "Slow Dancing in a Burning Room" is a haunting, sad, GREAT song.
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^ In addition to scoring hits with "Daughters" and "Waiting on the World to Change," the Grammy winner has released two acclaimed live albums that deliver the excitement of seeing John Mayer in concert.
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^ Ashton Kutcher and John Mayer Visit MTV's "TRL" - September 13, 2006 (14) .
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The song "Gravity" was featured on the television series House in the episode "Cane & Able" and Numb3rs. He recorded a session for the British program Live From Abbey Road at Abbey Road Studios on October 22, 2006.
.On December 7, 2006, Mayer was nominated for five 2007 Grammys, including "Album of the Year."^ John Mayer in Concert at the Nokia Theatre - December 8, 2007 (47) .
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.The John Mayer Trio also received a nomination for their album, Try!.^ Reply This album exemplifies John Mayer.
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^ Reply I love John Mayer, and I love this album.
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^ Reply John Mayer is my husband, beautiful album as usual i just joined rhapsody just to listen to this over and over again until i get the album on tuesday.
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.He won two: Best Pop Song with Vocal for "Waiting on the World to Change" and Best Pop Album for Continuum.^ He STARTED playing blues, played very well written pop to get into the door, and is now merging the best of the two halves.
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^ Assassin is easily the best song on the album - It is like nothing we have ever heard from him before.
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^ Ripped off Dave Matthews vocal style and Curtis Mayfields hit “People Get Ready.” He calls it “Waiting on the world to change”, seems obvious to me anyway.
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.Mayer remixed an acoustic version of his single "Waiting on the World to Change" with vocal additions from fellow musician Ben Harper.^ Ripped off Dave Matthews vocal style and Curtis Mayfields hit “People Get Ready.” He calls it “Waiting on the world to change”, seems obvious to me anyway.
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^ Waiting on the World to Change” — if anything — would be a steal from Marvin Gaye’s “Inner City Blues.” Not “Sexual Healing,” as Mayer’s single is political, not sexual.
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^ I just got the song Waiting for the World to Change and couldnt believe how much it sounds like sexual healing.
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.In preparation for recording Continuum, Mayer had booked the Village Recorder in Los Angeles to record five demo acoustic versions of his songs with veteran musician Robbie McIntosh.^ John Mayer in Concert - Los Angeles (17) .
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These recordings became The Village Sessions, an EP released on December 12, 2006. As usual, Mayer oversaw the artwork of the release.[43]
.Mayer was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone (#1020) in February 2007, along with John Frusciante and Derek Trucks.^ No Appearance Scheduled We're sorry, but we can't find any airings featuring John Mayer in the next 14 days.
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^ John Mayer in Concert at Philips Arena in Atlanta - August 5, 2007 (83) .
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.He was named as one of the "New Guitar Gods," and the cover nicknamed him "Slowhand, Jr.," a reference to Eric Clapton.^ Winning Grammys and sharing a stage with Eric Clapton does not automatically make him credible.
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^ He’s the one of the very few new faces in the music biz that is out of this world talented and is to our generation what Hendrix and Clapton were to their generation, what Stevie Ray was to the 1980s.
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[36] .Additionally, he was selected by the editors of Time magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential People of 2007 and was listed among artists and entertainers.^ Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People 2007 - Red Carpet (3) .
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^ Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People 2007 - Arrivals (5) .
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[44]
On November 20, 2007, the re-issue of Continuum became available online and in stores. The release contains a bonus disc of six live songs from his 2007 tour: five from Continuum and a cover of the Ray Charles song "I Don't Need No Doctor."[45] His new single, "Say," also became available through iTunes. .On December 6, 2007, "Belief" was nominated for Best Male Pop Vocal for the 50th Annual Grammy Awards.^ Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show (17) .
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^ Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show (21) .
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^ The 45th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show (14) .
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He accompanied Alicia Keys on guitar on her song "No One" at the ceremony.
.In February 2008, Mayer hosted a three-day Caribbean cruise event that included performances with various musicians including David Ryan Harris, Brett Dennen, and Colbie Caillat, among others.^ Sign up for a free 14-day trial , then crank the latest and greatest from John Mayer, including Battle Studies .
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.The event was called "The Mayercraft Carrier" and was held aboard the cruise ship known as the Carnival Victory.^ Mayercraft Carrier 2, his four-day spring music cruise to Mexico.
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[46] .A follow up cruise titled "Mayercraft Carrier 2" set sail from Long Beach, California on March 27-31, 2009 on the Carnival Splendor.^ Ana - March 27, 2009 10:31 PM .
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^ March 27, 2009 3:17 PM .
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^ March 31, 2009 1:03 PM .
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.On July 1, 2008, Mayer released Where the Light Is a live concert film of Mayer's performance at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on December 8, 2007. The film was directed by Danny Clinch.^ John Mayer in Concert at the Nokia Theatre - December 8, 2007 (47) .
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^ In addition to scoring hits with "Daughters" and "Waiting on the World to Change," the Grammy winner has released two acclaimed live albums that deliver the excitement of seeing John Mayer in concert.
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^ John Mayer in Concert at the Sydney Entertainment Centre - April 12th 2007 (22) .
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.It features an acoustic set and a set with the John Mayer Trio, followed by a set with John's band from the Continuum album.^ Reply This album exemplifies John Mayer.
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^ Reply I love John Mayer, and I love this album.
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^ No Appearance Scheduled We're sorry, but we can't find any airings featuring John Mayer in the next 14 days.
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The DVD and Bluray bonus material includes footage of Mayer backstage and playing outside on Mulholland Drive.[47]
CBS confirmed on January 14, 2009 that Mayer is in negotiations with the station for a variety show. The details of the deal and the nature of the show are yet unknown.[48]
Mayer has recently collaborated with Australian soul artist Guy Sebastian on three songs on his upcoming album "Like it Like That".[49] He also played guitar on the title track of Crosby Loggins's debut LP, Time to Move, released on July 10, 2009.[50]
.On 7 July 2009, Mayer performed an instrumental guitar version of Michael Jackson's "Human Nature" at Jackson's memorial service.^ John Mayer performs in Kansas City on July 27, 2004 (23) .
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^ John Mayer Performance at ALife - July 22, 2006 (31) .
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^ Michael Jackson Public Memorial Service - Inside (4) .
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[51]

Battle Studies

.On November 17, 2009, Mayer's fourth studio album, Battle Studies, was released.^ November 12, 2009 1:17 PM .
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^ November 17, 2009 8:39 PM .
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^ BATTLE STUDIES RELEASE SHOW IN SYDNEY! In keeping with the theme of John’s album release shows, we’re pleased to announce a special event in Sydney, Australia!
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[52] The album consists of 11 tracks running 45 minutes long.[53] The first single from the album, called "Who Says", was released on September 24.

Other projects

Philanthropic activities

.In 2002, Mayer began the "Back To You" Fund, a non-profit organization that focuses on fundraising in the areas of health care, education, the arts, and talent development.^ The VH1 Save The Music Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to restoring music education in American public schools.
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^ Reply He's definitely holding back on the guitar -- WHY? If you've heard the John Mayer Trio album, you know he can absolutely rip it up on his ax.
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.The foundation raises funds through the auction of exclusive John Mayer items, such as guitar picks, t-shirts, and signed CDs, made available on Mayer's auction site.^ John Mayer is to “guitar-god-rock-cred” as George Bush is to “The greatest Pressident of our time”.
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^ John Mayer Autograph Signing and Performance (18) .
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.The auctions have been successful, with some tickets selling for more than seventeen times their face value.^ Wish the chorus happened one more time But that's infinitely more interesting than wishing it would stop...
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[54][55]
.In an April 2007 blog entry, Mayer announced a new effort to help reverse global warming, dubbed "Another Kind of Green" (originally "Light Green", but changed because of copyright concerns).^ John Mayer in Concert at the Vodafone Arena in Melbourne - April 7, 2007 (68) .
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^ John Mayer in Concert at the Sydney Entertainment Centre - April 12th 2007 (22) .
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^ John Mayer in Concert at Brisbane Convention Centre - April 10, 2007 (25) .
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[56] Mayer regards his proposal as a mid-ranged approach to being ecologically aware: neither fearful nor ambivalent about global warming.[57] In this vein, while generally maintaining his lifestyle, he is gradually designing and implementing "products that are cheap, easy alternatives to cut down on plastics," and encouraging others to do the same through his blog.[57] He has also converted his tour bus to bio-diesel fuel.[57] Mayer is partnering with Incase to produce items such a reusable grocery tote and water bottles.[56] .Mayer also participated at the East Rutherford, New Jersey location of the Live Earth project, a musical rally to support awareness for global warming held on July 7, 2007.[58] Beginning in the summer of 2007, the environmental advocacy group Reverb has set up informational booths and helped his crew conserve energy on his tour dates.^ Buy John Mayer tickets, get tour dates, and read concert reviews.
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[59]
Mayer has performed at a number of benefits and telethons for charity throughout his career. .In response to the Virginia Tech massacre, Mayer (along with Dave Matthews Band, Phil Vassar, and NaS) performed a free concert at Virginia Tech's Lane Stadium on September 6, 2007.[60] On December 8, 2007, Mayer hosted the First Annual Charity Revue.^ John Mayer is Dave Matthews light.
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^ January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 April 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 August 2006 July 2006 June 2006 .
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.He performed an acoustic set, a set with the John Mayer Trio followed by a performance with his tour band.^ John Mayer Trio (94) .
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^ John Mayer performs in Kansas City on July 27, 2004 (23) .
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The proceeds of this concert will be donated to Toys for Tots, Inner City Arts, and the Los Angeles Mission.[61] .Both CDs and DVDs of the concert were released under the title "Where the Light Is" in July 2008. It has not been announced whether the DVD proceeds will go to charity or not.^ Billy Joel in Concert: "Last Play At Shea" - July 16, 2008 (4) .
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[62] Mayer also appeared on Songs for Tibet, a celebrity initiative to support Tibet and the Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso.[63]

Design

I'm actually into sneakers on a design level. .I've got a big design thing going on in my life right now ...^ I’ve never seen an audience more bored in my life.
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I love designing stuff. I mean, my biggest dream, forget Grammys, I want to be able to design an Air Max.
—John Mayer (AP, 2006)[64]
In a Rolling Stone interview, Mayer recalled that after former Columbia Records head, Don Ienner, panned Continuum, he briefly considered quitting music and studying design full time.[12] Mayer's interest in design, however, had long manifested itself in a number of ways. .In 2003, Martin Guitars gave Mayer his own signature model acoustic guitar called the OM-28 John Mayer.^ Guitar Tabs for John Mayer [ 319 Tabs ] .
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^ John Mayer punks his own fans before a show in a bear suit.
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^ I Love John Mayer - March 28, 2009 4:50 PM .
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[65] The guitar was limited to a run of only 404, an Atlanta area code.[66] This model was followed by the release of two Fender signature Stratocaster electric guitars, beginning in 2005. A third Stratocaster, finished in charcoal frost metallic paint with a racing stripe, was also a limited-release, with only 100 guitars made. .In January, 2006, Martin Guitars released the Martin OMJM John Mayer acoustic guitar.^ John Mayer Sighting in Coral Gables - January 26, 2007 (8) .
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^ Ashton Kutcher and John Mayer Visit MTV's "TRL" - September 13, 2006 (14) .
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.The guitar was intended to have many of the attributes of the Martin OM-28 John Mayer but with a more affordable price tag.^ Got more info about John Mayer?
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^ Discover the many babes of John Mayer .
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[67] .In August 2006, Fender started manufacturing SERIES II John Mayer Stratocasters.^ John Mayer performs live in Kansas City on August 2, 2002 (16) .
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^ I love John Mayer and have since he first started touring around Atlanta.
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^ I'm excited to start a new chapter in my John Mayer music collection.
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The new Olympic white with mint green pickguard and cream plastics replaced the shoreline gold model.[68] .In January 2007, Two Rock collaborated with Mayer on custom-designed amps.^ John Mayer Sighting in Coral Gables - January 26, 2007 (8) .
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^ Buddy Guy and John Mayer at Buddy Guy's Club Legend's - January 14th, 2007 (7) .
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^ John Mayer in Concert at the BankUnited Center - January 26, 2007 (44) .
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.Only 25 (all signed by Mayer himself) were made available to the public.^ Now the point is only Hendrix can know if John Mayer is worse as good or better than himself because he is actually that talented.
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[69][70] .June 2007 saw the release of the "album art" guitar, with the Continuum motif repeated on the face of the instrument,[71] as well as a 500-run John Mayer signature Fender Stratocaster in Cypress-Mica.^ In addition to scoring hits with "Daughters" and "Waiting on the World to Change," the Grammy winner has released two acclaimed live albums that deliver the excitement of seeing John Mayer in concert.
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^ John Mayer in Concert at Philips Arena in Atlanta - August 5, 2007 (83) .
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^ John Mayer Sighting in Coral Gables - January 26, 2007 (8) .
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Included with the limited Cypress-Mica model was the INCSvsJM gig bag that Mayer collaborated on with Incase designs. Not surprisingly, Mayer is a passionate collector of guitars, and in 2006 his collection was estimated at more than 200.[12]
In addition to guitars, Mayer's handiwork ranges from T-shirts, guitar totes and, most dear to his heart, sneakers. .In August 2006, Mayer started JMltd, a minor clothing line of Mayer-themed merchandise that he has designed.^ John Mayer Live on MTV Canada - August 22, 2006 (14) .
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^ John Mayer Visits the MuchMusic Studios - August 22, 2006 (13) .
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The products are currently available online through his website store.

Writing

.With the June 1, 2004, issue of Esquire, Mayer began a column called, "Music Lessons with John Mayer". Each article featured a lesson and his (often humorous) take on various topics, both of personal and popular interest.^ John Mayer’s music I am a fan of, his arrongance I am not a fan of.
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^ I think John mayer is a real person ..
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^ Okay, I personally love John Mayer’s music and I love John Mayer.
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In the August 2005 issue, he invited readers to create music for orphaned lyrics he had written.[72] The winner was Tim Fagan of L.A., as announced in the following January's issue.[73]
.Mayer has been active online, and has maintained four blogs: a MySpace page, a blog at his official site, another at Honeyee.com, as well as a photoblog at StunningNikon.com.^ In this Agreement, the term "Site" includes all websites and web pages within the Site as well as any equivalent, mirror, replacement, substitute or backup websites and web pages that are associated with the Site.
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^ John Mayer MySpace Page John Mayer Official Site .
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^ John Mayer is my favorite.I love him.I saw his profile on millionaire&celeb dating site -- -"AffluentBachelors.com ----" last week.
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Although they primarily deal with career-related matters, they also contain jokes, comedic videos, his convictions, and his personal activities; they occasionally overlap in content. He is noted for writing the blogs himself, and not through a publicist.[13][44] His official blog's entry for 2008-01-23 contained a graphic that read, "Done & Dusted & Self Conscious & Back to Work." followed by the quote "There is danger in theoretical speculation of battle, in prejudice, in false reasoning, in pride, in braggadocio. .There is one safe resource, the return to nature..";c[›] all the previous blog entries were deleted.^ If the user unsubscribes from one or all of Spike service(s) via his or her wireless device, the service(s) will be terminated immediately and will cancel the user's previous opt-in.
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[74] He subsequently changed that entry's contents several times, and has since resumed blogging.
.In the mid-2000s, stand-up comedy was a hobby of Mayer's.^ Viral/Other John Mayer Does Stand-up Again .
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^ John Mayer Does Stand-up Again .
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^ You are commenting on: John Mayer Does Stand-up Again Flag this Content as Inappropriate .
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He would make random appearances at the famed Comedy Cellar in New York. .While he said that it helped him write better,[12] he said that increased media attention has had to make him be too careful about what he says; he also felt that he wasn't funny.^ Mayer is an attention seeking CLOWN. It's about time Aniston came to her senses & kicked him to the curb.
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Television

.In 2004, Mayer had a one-shot half-hour comedy special on VH1, entitled John Mayer Has a TV Show, with antics including wearing a bear suit and anonymously teasing concertgoers in the parking lot outside one of his concerts.^ John Mayer punks his own fans before a show in a bear suit.
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^ John Mayer Concert (11) .
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^ John Mayer in Concert (23) .
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He also made a cameo appearance on Chappelle's Show and the final episode of Late Night with Conan O'Brien. .He would also appear with the John Mayer Trio during the first week of O'Brien's Tonight Show.^ I initially thought this album was a little weak, as if it would be written off as "another good one by John Mayer," though not huge.
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^ John Mayer punks his own fans before a show in a bear suit.
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^ Everytime the first few noted of Heartbreak Warfare start, I get excited all over again and I am reminded why I am a fan of John Mayer.
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.Mayer is currently shooting a television pilot for a CBS variety show; it may air as a special or as a regular series.^ John Mayer Special Midnight Show at The Viper Room - December 6, 2004 (23) .
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Touring

External videos
Official video Mayer performing an acoustic set from his DVD Where the Light Is
.Despite being principally a solo musician, Mayer has toured with many groups, including Maroon 5,[77] Guster, Howie Day, Mat Kearney, Counting Crows,[78] Ben Folds, The Wallflowers, Teitur,[79] Brett Dennen and Sheryl Crow.^ John Mayer and Counting Crows in Concert on July 17, 2003 (14) .
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^ Sheryl Crow and John Mayer in Concert - October 11, 2006 (72) .
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^ John Mayer and Ben Folds in Concert at the Sound Advice Amphitheater -...
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.Crow and Mayer, who had just previously appeared on the Cars Soundtrack together, co-headlined a tour that ran from August to October 2006.[80] In 2007, Mayer toured Europe, hoping to reach the popularity abroad that he enjoys in North America.^ John Mayer in Concert at Philips Arena in Atlanta - August 5, 2007 (83) .
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^ John Mayer Live on MTV Canada - August 22, 2006 (14) .
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^ Posted: August 03, 2007 Description: John Mayer drops by the Best Week Ever studio to give a heartfelt...
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[81] The initial North American Continuum tour leg wrapped on February 28, 2007, with a show at Madison Square Garden, a performance which the New York Post described as "career-defining."[82]
.Mayer has since toured with Colbie Caillat, Brett Dennen, OneRepublic and Paramore.^ I love John Mayer and have since he first started touring around Atlanta.
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^ John Mayer & Colbie Caillat In Concert - Mountain View, California (25) .
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Mayer allows audio taping at most of his live performances, and he also allows for the non-commercial trading of those recordings. He does this to give fans the opportunity to recreate the live experience, and to encourage fan interaction.[83]

Touring band members

Current members
Former members
  • David LaBruyere – bass (1999–2008)
  • Stephen Chopek – drums, percussion (2001–2002)
  • Michael Chaves – guitar, keyboards, backing vocals (2001–2005)
  • Kevin Lovejoy – keyboards (2003–2004)
  • Erik Jekabsen – trumpet, flugelhorn (2003–2004)
  • Chris Karlic – saxophone, flute (2003–2005)
  • J.J. Johnson – drums (2003–2005, 2006–2008)
  • Onree Gill – keyboards (2004–2005)
  • Chuck McKinnon – trumpet, flugelhorn (2004–2005)
  • Ricky Peterson – keyboards, organ, backing vocals (2006–2007)
  • Tim Bradshaw – keyboards, organ, lap steel guitar, backing vocals (2007–2008)

Personal life

Mayer has described himself as "half Jewish".[84][85] He has a number of tattoos. These include: "Home" and "Life" (from the song title) on the back of his left and right arms respectively, "77" (his year of birth) on the left side of his chest, and a koi-like fish on his right shoulder. .His entire left arm is covered in a sleeve tattoo that he acquired gradually, ending in April 2008; it includes: "SRV" (for his idol, Stevie Ray Vaughan) on his shoulder, a decorated rectangle on his biceps, a dragon-like figure on his inner arm, and various other floral designs.^ Yes, he is talented, but much like Kenny Wayne Sheppard before him, he is a complete and total rip-off of Stevie Ray Vaughn.
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^ He stated in several interviews that blues artists such as Stevie Ray Vaughan and Buddy Guy was his major influences and inspirations.
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In 2003, he got a tattoo of three squares on his right forearm, which, he has explained, he will fill in gradually.[86] As of 2009, two are filled.[87]
He is an avid collector of watches and owns timepieces worth tens of thousands of dollars.[88][89] .Mayer also has an extensive collection of sneakers, estimated (in 2006) at more than 200 pairs.^ But he’s bangin’ Jessica Simpson and that’s more than I can say for myself so mad props to John Mayer.
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[12][90]
.Mayer dated Jennifer Love Hewitt briefly in 2002. In a comedy routine in May 2006, he joked that they never consummated their relationship; he later apologized to her for the raunchy routine.^ She reminds me of Jennifer Love Hewitt in the face, and he used to date her, right?
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^ Description: John Mayer takes to the stage of the Comedy Cellar and riffs on Carrie Underwood and dating and he's kinda good.
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^ Jennifer Love Hewitt, Heidi Klum and Jessica Simpson – hat off to you bro.
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[91] .Despite rumors to the contrary, Mayer did not date Heidi Klum in 2003.[86] Mayer dated Jessica Simpson for about nine months, beginning in the middle of 2006. Rumors started in August of that year with a People magazine article, but kicked into high gear when Mayer and Simpson spent New Year's holiday together in New York City, both attending Christina Aguilera's New Year's Eve party.^ How did a talented musician who appeared to have brains date Jessica Simpson?
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^ To hell with john mayer & jessica simpson their music sucks, and 98% of all music is waaaaaaay too mainstream.
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^ But he’s bangin’ Jessica Simpson and that’s more than I can say for myself so mad props to John Mayer.
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[92] .When Ryan Seacrest asked Mayer on the red carpet of the 2007 Grammy Awards, about his relationship with Simpson, Mayer responded in Japanese.^ Annual GRAMMY Awards - Red Carpet (16) .
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^ Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People 2007 - Red Carpet (3) .
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^ The 46th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Heineken Green Carpet (3) .
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Despite some initially conflicting translations, he said, "Jessica is a lovely woman, and I'm glad to be with her."[93]d[›] .Simpson also accompanied Mayer for several dates of his 2007 Continuum tour, and the two went on a trip to Rome in March of that year.^ Buy John Mayer tickets, get tour dates, and read concert reviews.
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[94][95][96] .However, the couple split in May 2007.[97] He began dating actress Minka Kelly in September 2007,[98] although the two broke up before the year's end.^ However, Personal Information that is necessary to check eligibility, such as date of birth or age, cannot be deleted, but may be modified with sufficient verification of the correct information.
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[99] .Mayer began dating actress Jennifer Aniston in April 2008,[100] but Mayer broke it off the following August.^ The insight on Jennifer Aniston's thoughts are simple; she dated this guy!
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^ She broke Nick’s heart by cheating on him and later ends up dating this guy (John Mayer???
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^ January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 April 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 August 2006 July 2006 June 2006 .
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[101] .They resumed dating in October 2008.[102] Mayer joined Aniston at the 81st Academy Awards in February 2009, where she was a presenter.^ Archives December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 April 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 August 2006 July 2006 June 2006 May 2006 April 2006 March 2006 February 2006 January 2006 December 2005 November 2005 October 2005 September 2005 August 2005 July 2005 June 2005 May 2005 April 2005 March 2005 February 2005 January 2005 December 2004 November 2004 October 2004 September 2004 August 2004 July 2004 June 2004 May 2004 .
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"It's my first Oscars," the singer told blog PopSugar during an NYC interview. "And it's my first being an Oscar boyfriend."[103] The couple split for good three weeks later, in March 2009.[104]
Mayer's parents divorced on May 27, 2009; the divorce was uncontested.[105]
.Mayer splits his time between his home in the Los Angeles suburbs (with his roommate and sound engineer, Chad Franscoviak)[12] and his apartment in the New York City neighborhood of SoHo.^ John Mayer New York concert -- .
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^ John Mayer New York 2010 .
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^ John Mayer New York concert .
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Solo discography

Awards

Year Award Category
2009 51st Annual Grammy Awards
    .
  • Best Long Form Music Video for Where the Light Is: John Mayer Live in Los Angeles – nominated
  • Best Song Written For Motion Picture, Television Or Other Visual Media for "Say" (From The Bucket List) – nominated
  • Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance for "Gravity" from Where The Light Is – Live In Los Angeleswinner
  • Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals for "Lesson Learned" (feat.^ John Mayer Visits Much More Music Studios in Toronto (33) .
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    ^ In addition to scoring hits with "Daughters" and "Waiting on the World to Change," the Grammy winner has released two acclaimed live albums that deliver the excitement of seeing John Mayer in concert.
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    ^ John Mayer in Concert - Los Angeles (17) .
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    John Mayer) from As I Am – nominated
  • Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Say" (From The Bucket List) – winner
2008 50th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Best Male Pop Vocal for "Belief" — nominated
2007 35th Annual American Music Awards
  • Adult Contemporary Music — nominated
23rd Annual TEC Awards
  • Tour Sound Production (for the Continuum Tour)
  • Record Production/Single or Track (for production on "Waiting on the World to Change"
  • Record Production/Album (from production on Continuum)
49th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Album of the Year for Continuum - nominated
  • Best Pop Vocal Album for Continuumwinner
  • Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Waiting on the World to Change" – winner
  • Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance for "Route 66" - nominated
2005 33rd annual American Music Awards
  • Adult Contemporary: Favorite Artist
World Music Awards
  • World's Best Selling Rock Act
People's Choice Awards
  • Favorite Male Artist
47th annual Grammy Awards
  • Song Of The Year – songwriter for "Daughters"
  • Best Male Pop Vocal Performance – artist for "Daughters"
2004 BDS Certified Spin Awards
March 2004 recipients
  • Reached 100,000 spins for "Why Georgia"
2003 20th Annual ASCAP Awards
  • ASCAP Pop Award – "No Such Thing" (shared with Clay Cook)[106]
    Awarded to songwriters and publishers of the most performed songs in the ASCAP repertory for the award period.
31st Annual American Music Awards
  • Favorite Male Artist – Pop or Rock 'n Roll Music
15th Annual Boston Music Awards
  • Act of the Year[107]
  • Male Vocalist of the Year
  • Song of the Year for "Your Body Is a Wonderland"
45th Annual Grammy Awards
  • Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Your Body Is a Wonderland"
MTV Video Music Awards
  • Best Male Video
Radio Music Awards
  • Modern Adult Contemporary Radio Artist of the Year
  • Best Hook-Up Song for "Your Body Is a Wonderland"
Teen People Awards
  • Choice Music – Male Artist
  • Choice Music – Album for Any Given Thursday
Danish Music Awards
  • Best New Artist
2002 MTV Video Music Awards
  • Best New Artist in a Video for "No Such Thing" – nominated
Orville H. Gibson Guitar Awards
  • Les Paul Horizon Award (Most Promising Up and Coming Guitarist)
VH1 Big in 2002 Awards
  • Can't Get You Out of My Head Award for "No Such Thing"
Pollstar Concert Industry Awards
  • Best New Artist Tour

Notes

^ a: Generally, it was believed that Mayer's father, a Bridgeport High School principal, had given him a tape player (confiscated from a student) that happened to contain Stevie Ray Vaughan album. .However, in a 2006 interview on the New Zealand show Close Up (and other interviews), Mayer said that this wasn't true.^ John Mayer New York 2010 Will call: A representative will escort you in to the venue on the evening of the show SOLD AS A GROUP OF 4 ONLY .
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^ John Mayer New York 2010 WILL CALL paperless tickets and one of our representatives will escort you in to the venue on the evening of the show Tickets Will Arrive by 2/26/2010 .
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^ John Mayer concert tickets New York Day of Show Pickup 4th row center floor!
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[9]
^ b: "Bittersweet Poetry" was released in the summer of 2007 (three years after its creation) as an iTunes pre-order bonus track to the album Graduation.
^ c: The quote is taken from the posthumously-published book Battle Studies by Colonel Ardant Du Picq (d. 1870)[108]
^ d: His actual words were: "Jessica はとても素敵な女性で、一緒に居られて最高です。" In Romanized script, he said "Jessica wa totemo suteki na josei de, issho ni irarete saikō desu."

Footnotes

  1. ^ Leahey, Andrew. "((( John Mayer > Biography )))". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. http://allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&sql=11:kifqxqrkldfe~T1. Retrieved 2009-10-30.  
  2. ^ See inogolo:pronunciation of John Mayer
  3. ^ No byline (October 7, 2002), "It's Hip to Be Square". People. 58 (15):107
  4. ^ a b c Ruth Shaut (ELLE)(2006)."Blues Brother" J-mayer.org. Retrieved on 2006-08-03.
  5. ^ Pratt, Devin (2006). "Tennis's Nice Guy Breaks Down the Season" FHMUs.com. Retrieved on 2007-05-30.
  6. ^ a b Eliscu, Jenny (November 27, 2003), "Songs in the Key of Mayer". Rolling Stone. (936): 52-56
  7. ^ Sound Stage staff writer (2005). "John Mayer with special guest Buddy Guy" PBS.org. Retrieved on May 31, 2007.
  8. ^ a b c (2005). "Men Of The Week: Entertainment - John Mayer" AskMen.com. Retrieved on April 12, 2006.
  9. ^ a b (2006) "Mon Nov 6: Telecom; Spam Attack; John Mayer" TVNZ online. Retrieved on December 6, 2006.
  10. ^ Mather, John; Hedegaard, Erik (March 2008), "The Wonder of John Mayer Land". Best Life. vol unknown (3):140
  11. ^ Wallace, William (2005). "Joe Beleznay wants to be the ball" TweedMag.com. Retrieved on October 30, 2006.
  12. ^ a b c d e f g Hiatt, Brian (September 21, 2006), "My Big Mouth Strikes Again". Rolling Stone. (1009): 66-70
  13. ^ a b "John Mayer". Melissa and Sid. 2008-03-31.
  14. ^ No byline (2007). "John Mayer: Five Fun Facts" People.com Retrieved 2007-11-28
  15. ^ a b Small, Mark (2005). "John Mayer '98: Running with the Big Dogs" Berklee.edu. Retrieved on April 23, 2007.
  16. ^ a b Guthrie, Blake (2003). "Mayer of Atlanta: John Mayer plays Philips Arena, and all I got was this lousy cover story" CreativeLoafing.com. Retrieved on February 17, 2007.
  17. ^ Alter, Gaby (2007). "Tour Profile: John Mayer" MixOline.com. Retrieved on April 23, 2007.
  18. ^ (Adobe Engagement Platform) South by Southwest Music Festival. Blender. March 2000. http://www.blender.com/JohnMayerSXSW2001/video/7344.aspx?src=BB3839:MD. Retrieved 2007-10-11.  
  19. ^ Proefrock, Stacia (2005). "Biography" AllMusicGuide.com. Retrieved on April 23, 2007.
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References

  • Edwards, G. (2006) Is Tiny Dancer Really Elton's Little John?, New York: Crown Publishing Group. ISBN 0-307346-03-X

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.John Clayton Mayer (born October 16, 1977) is an American Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist.^ John Mayer John Mayer is a pop music singer and songwriter.
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^ John Mayer is a famous American musician.
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^ John Mayer tickets 2/16 .
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  • Who I am as a guitarist is defined by my failure to become Jimi Hendrix. .
    • From his essay on Jimi Hendrix for Rolling Stone 946
    • Mayer, John (2004).^ John Mayer takes it off for Rolling Stone .
      • John Mayer News - Topix 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.topix.com [Source type: General]
      • John Mayer News - Topix 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.topix.net [Source type: General]

      ^ John Mayer Masturbates His Way Out Of Problems A shirtless John Mayer graces the cover of Rolling Stone’s new issue, where the 32-year-old discusses how his life has been helped by masturbating.
      • john mayer Music 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.shop.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
      • john mayer Music 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.shop.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ Following the release of his interview, John questioned his potential as a boyfriend, Tweeting, “Just read my Rolling Stone cover article.
      • John Mayer: ‘I’ve Never Really Gotten Over’ Jennifer Aniston | Access Hollywood - Celebrity News, Photos & Videos 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.accesshollywood.com [Source type: General]

      ."Jimi Hendrix" RollingStone.com (accessed March 21, 2007)
  • I am not in Us Weekly.^ March 21, 2007 03:03:18 John Mayer Taps Ben Folds to Open "Continuum" .
    • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

    ^ March 16, 2007 09:03:01 The U.S. Pop Album Charts by February 21, 2007 .
    • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

    ^ LAME. god, you’re turning into a musical US Weekly, rollingstone.
    • Rolling Stone Exclusive: How To Be John Mayer’s Girlfriend : Rolling Stone : Rock and Roll Daily 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.rollingstone.com [Source type: General]

    .I'd have to be going out with someone who is in there to be in there myself.^ I'd have to be going out with someone who is in there to be in there myself.
    • BERKLEE | Berklee Today 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.berklee.edu [Source type: General]

    ^ Guitarist John Mayer's Battle Studies has come out and they've found someone who understands their generation's thought process.

    ^ These brokers go to great lengths to acquire tickets to sold-out events from various sources such as fans who decide after purchasing a ticket not to attend the event.
    • John Mayer Tickets - John Mayer Concerts, John Mayer Tour Dates 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketliquidator.com [Source type: General]

  • I won't ever get on stage at a comedy club when people know about it.^ About John mayer Tickets .
    • John mayer Tickets - John mayer Concert Tickets at TicketsReview 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketsreview.com [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer 3/22 .
    • John Mayer Tickets, 2010 John Mayer Concert Schedule - AceTicket.com 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceticket.com [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer claims not to know .
    • John Mayer | The Fab Life - Celebrity Gossip and Entertainment News | TFL Scandalist 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC scandalist.thefablife.com [Source type: General]

    .
    • John at his MySpace blog
    • (2006).^ Post John Mayer tour dates on your MySpace, blog, or website.
      • John Mayer Tour Dates, John Mayer Schedule — Eventful 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eventful.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ Post the John Mayer concert schedule on your blog, website, or MySpace and it will be updated automatically when there are new John Mayer tour dates.
      • John Mayer Tour Dates, John Mayer Schedule — Eventful 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eventful.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ MySpace, blog, or website and get your friends to demand John Mayer in concert.
      • John Mayer Tour Dates, John Mayer Schedule — Eventful 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eventful.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ."John Mayer, Stand Up Comedian?" Comedy Central Insider (accessed August 15, 2006)
  • If you told me I was going to live to 240, I would take 10 years off and try and act.^ John Mayer takes it off for Rolling Stone .
    • John Mayer News - Topix 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.topix.com [Source type: General]
    • John Mayer News - Topix 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.topix.net [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer 4/10 .
    • John Mayer Tickets, 2010 John Mayer Concert Schedule - AceTicket.com 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceticket.com [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer's career pursuits have extended to stand-up comedy, design, and writing.
    • John Mayer Tickets | John Mayer Concerts Tickets | Sell John Mayer Tickets | Tickets for John Mayer | Tickets for John Mayer Concerts | Buy John Mayer Tickets | Buy John Mayer Concerts Tickets 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.soldoutticketmarket.com [Source type: General]

    .I don't have that kind of time, so I'd much rather stick to playing guitar.^ John Mayer also played guitar on the title track of Crosby Loggins's debut LP, Time to Move, released on 10 July 2009.
    • John Mayer Tickets | John Mayer Concerts Tickets | Sell John Mayer Tickets | Tickets for John Mayer | Tickets for John Mayer Concerts | Buy John Mayer Tickets | Buy John Mayer Concerts Tickets 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.soldoutticketmarket.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Adam Dork: Don’t most musicians have trouble playing Guitar Hero ?
    • Destructoid - John Mayer is not a Guitar Hero fan 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ If you just want something fun to do, Guitar Hero (or Rock Band, if you have friends), but to dedicate so much time and practice into these games...
    • Destructoid - John Mayer is not a Guitar Hero fan 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
    • On why he has no plans to go into acting any time soon
    • AP (2006).^ I think there is no right way to do it, and there are so many variables that go into being successful .
      • StarPolish Current Issues: Intelligent Dialogue From Music Industry Professionals and Artists 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.starpolish.com [Source type: General]

      ^ It's time I get myself to DETROIT." about 12 days ago from web Why would you want to target a plane going from Amsterdam to Detroit?
      • John Mayer - Battle Studies 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC encore.johnmayer.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ It's time I get myself to DETROIT." about 26 days ago from web Why would you want to target a plane going from Amsterdam to Detroit?
      • John Mayer - Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC 70.32.72.72 [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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      ."John Mayer looks for magic, sneakers" CNN.com (accessed September 22, 2006)
  • It was so frightening at the time to be seventeen and have heart monitors hooked up to you.^ You rock John Mayer.
    • John Mayer Photos & Pics | John Mayer Gets Detailed 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC x17online.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ So poo on you John Mayer!!
    • John Mayer Photos & Pics | John Mayer Gets Detailed 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC x17online.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Tickets from NYCTourist.com - John Mayer .
    • Tickets from NYCTourist.com - John Mayer 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC tickets.nyctourist.com [Source type: General]

    That was the moment the songwriter in me was born. I discovered a whole other side of me. .I came home that night and started writing lyrics.^ Reflecting on the incident, Mayer said, “That was the moment the songwriter in me was born,” and he penned his first lyrics the night he got home.
    • John Mayer Tour Dates, John Mayer Schedule — Eventful 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eventful.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .I discovered it all at once: It was like opening up a lockbox, and inside was a depth that I didn't even know I had as a person, or a writer — incredible creativity and vision and neurosis, complete neurosis.^ As a kid, Mayer glommed onto stringed technicians like Jimi Hendrix, Sting , and Mayer's all-time personal idol, Stevie Ray Vaughn.
    • John Mayer Booking Agent - Available for Concerts and Events Worldwide 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.bookingentertainment.com [Source type: General]

    ^ I didn’t even like half the songs on the album.
    • The Album Project » Full Review: John Mayer – Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC thealbumproject.net [Source type: General]

    ^ Evan Says: November 15th, 2009 at 7:20 am i like it…but i know this album will sound good live and thats all that really matters to me.
    • The Album Project » Full Review: John Mayer – Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC thealbumproject.net [Source type: General]

    .They all go together in a package.^ We're all fighting it together, and we're always going to be those kids, the first really emotionally aware generation.
    • John Mayer - Profile - AbsolutePunk.net 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.absolutepunk.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
    • On the effects of having a critical cardiac arrhythmia at age 17
    • Hiatt, Brian (2006-09-21), "My Big Mouth Strikes Again".^ I graduated high school at 17 and got my bachelors in business admin by age 20.
      • John Mayer Photos & Pics | John Mayer Gets Detailed 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC x17online.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ September 21, 2006 09:09:05 Rumor Has It, Jessica Simpson Being Dumped by John Mayer .
      • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

      ^ August 30, 2006 09:08:17 John Mayer to Make Cameo Performances on "CSI" .
      • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

      Rolling Stone. .(1009): 66-70
  • What I've learned in my life, it's a very interesting social study for me, to go back and forth between being the guy at home and being the guy on the road and being the guy in studio and being the guy in the interview.^ John Mayer will head out on the road early next year to begin supporting his fourth studio album, "Battle Studies," which is due in stores later this...
    • John Mayer Tour Dates, John Mayer Schedule — Eventful 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eventful.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ He explained further, "It's crazy to me that in my head, that being 32 and dating women is going to get me in trouble.
    • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

    ^ "It's moving from this very casual guy in the room, to the middle of the song, where I transition to being on a battlefield."
    • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

    .The environment around you has so much to do with your character, and when I'm home, my character really changes quite a bit.^ It's really fun to swing around over your head when trying to make a point.
    • John Mayer - Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC 70.32.72.72 [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
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    • John Mayer - Battle Studies 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC encore.johnmayer.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ I think that's really it -- how deep the bottom is, relative to how much you take care of yourself.
    • StarPolish Current Issues: Intelligent Dialogue From Music Industry Professionals and Artists 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.starpolish.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You want your monster cock in my nice vag.
    • The Superficial - John Mayer has a huge penis 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC thesuperficial.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .I become very domesticated, it becomes riding my bike, and the music thing — the music thing doesn't leave but it's kind of less put upon me by other people as a musician.^ On his music : “I don’t know if you know, but I’m not exactly Bob Dylan – I’m already a pop musician…I want to reach as many people as possible…I don’t mind compromising.” .

    ^ As you go up this ride – with each click, by click, by click, on this rollercoaster – more things become threats than not.
    • John Mayer: 'You can't make music as a famous person' | Music | The Guardian 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.guardian.co.uk [Source type: General]

    ^ I mean the thing is, bands have a choice how they want to be to other people.
    • StarPolish Current Issues: Intelligent Dialogue From Music Industry Professionals and Artists 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.starpolish.com [Source type: General]

    .
  • Sometimes it feels like my life is just one long day.^ Just had my first listen at the album.
    • John Mayer - Profile - AbsolutePunk.net 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.absolutepunk.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ John Mayer is touring in Los Angeles!
    • John Mayer Tickets - John Mayer Concerts, John Mayer Tour Dates 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketliquidator.com [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer will be touring in Austin!
    • John Mayer Tickets - John Mayer Concerts, John Mayer Tour Dates 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketliquidator.com [Source type: General]

    .
    • On rediscovering his huge collection of Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan posters he had as a teenager
    • Mayer, John (October 4, 2007).^ By rss@youtube.com (Stefanrocks) Author: Stefanrocks Keywords: john mayer where the light is live in LA Martin Martin Guitars Youtube stefan james eric clapton buddy guy bb king Stevie Ray Vaughan Robert Cray Derek Trucks guitar Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix Poster The Beatles.
      • John Mayer Videos - Boxxet 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ Among Mayer's early blues influences was Stevie Ray Vaughan, which inspired him on to be the dedicated blues guitarist he is today.
      • John Mayer Tickets - John Mayer Concerts, John Mayer Tour Dates 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketliquidator.com [Source type: General]

      ^ John Clayton Mayer, born October 16, 1977, is a singer-songwriter and guitar player, originally from Connecticut, but moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 1998.
      • Buy John Mayer Tickets | Your Cheap John Mayer concert Ticket broker 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.2guystickets.com [Source type: General]

      "Proof" Honeyee.com. .Retrieved September 4, 2007
  • I know if it was the Time 99, I would've been off the list.^ We’d have to guess that getting engaged to actor Ross McCall only to call the whole thing off would make the list of lessons learned.
    • John Mayer | The Fab Life - Celebrity Gossip and Entertainment News | TFL Scandalist 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC scandalist.thefablife.com [Source type: General]

    ^ Explaining further that she would love to duet with John, Taylor says, "[It's] because I've been such a big fan of John for such a long time."
    • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

    ^ "We would spend a lot of time together writing and recording songs and just bouncing ideas off each other back then," Cook says.
    • BERKLEE | Berklee Today 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.berklee.edu [Source type: General]

    .
    • On making the 2007 TIME 100
    • Graff, Gary (July 2, 2007).^ Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People 2007 - Cocktail Party and...
      • WireImage: Listings 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.wireimage.com [Source type: General]

      ^ Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People 2007 - Arrivals (5) .
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      ^ May 10, 2007 01:05:45 Entertainers Making Time Magazine's List of 100 Most Influential .
      • John Mayer news and articles 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.aceshowbiz.com [Source type: General]

      "Summer tour is hardly work for now laid-back heartthrob" (accessed July 2, 2007)

On music

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  • Everybody enjoys arguing about the current state of music because it feels as if you are talking about something incredibly important, yet it requires little understanding of the subject matter at hand.^ Do you have any questions about music?
    • John Mayer Photos & Pics Archive at X17 Online 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.x17online.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You're standing in front of me acting as if these questions are fair, but now we're talking about something real.
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    ^ On his dvd he talks about how he wants people to understand the whole picture and not just part of it.
    • The Album Project » Full Review: John Mayer – Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC thealbumproject.net [Source type: General]

    .It's like world politics meets the pink questions in Trivial Pursuit.^ With "Waiting on the World to Change", Mayer shot for something even more ambitious - something like an attempt to explain his generation's attitudes about politics.
    • John Mayer - Profile - AbsolutePunk.net 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.absolutepunk.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    Points are made but nothing gets accomplished. .
  • I love the Grammy nominations this year.^ John Mayer - City Love lyrics .

    ^ John Mayer's online love vote .

    ^ Jennifer Aniston in love with John Mayer?

    .Anybody who really loves what they do got rewarded for it.^ The people who don't want to be understood don't really love what I do.
    • BERKLEE | Berklee Today 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.berklee.edu [Source type: General]

    ^ I still hate the kids who think they can play GH think they're hot shit on a guitar yet can't play a real one.
    • Destructoid - John Mayer is not a Guitar Hero fan 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .It's not a death match between Ray Charles and Jessica Simpson.^ Carrie Underwood Calls Jessica Simpson Fat 2008-09-05 05:31:00 The catfight between Carrie Underwood and Jessica Simpson continues.

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    • No byline (2004-12-20), "John Mayer". Newsweek.^ October 20, 2008 John Mayer: Malibu Nights John Mayer was spotted in Malibu over the weekend.
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      ^ Saturday, March 20, 2010 John Mayer in St Louis, MO TBA .
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      ^ Himself John Mayer Has a TV Show (2004) (TV) ....
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      144 (25):71
  • Songs can be Trojan horses, taking charged ideas and sneaking past the ego's defenses and into the open mind. .
    • Esquire magazine (November 1, 2004)
  • There's a real self-serving element to hip-hop that threatens its life span.^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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On others

  • Sheryl's heroes are in black and white photos, and so are mine. .
    • Mayer on why he agreed to tour with Sheryl Crow, despite the fact that he considers her more established and successful
    • Mervis, Scott (2006).^ Crow and Mayer, who recently appeared on the Cars Soundtrack together, co-headlined a tour that ran from August to October 2006, before each artist continued their respective solo tours.
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      ^ Having just announced a co-headlining tour with Sheryl Crow to help launch CONTINUUM, Mayer is raring to start playing his new material for an audience.
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      ^ To date, Mayer has toured with many groups, including Maroon 5, Guster, Counting Crows, The Wallflowers, Teitur, and Sheryl Crow.
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      ."Music Preview: John Mayer takes strides with new record" Post-Gazette.com (accessed August 23, 2006)
  • I went to my library, right?^ John Mayer New York concert -- .
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    ^ He really went in a new direction with this record.
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    ^ John Mayer New York 2010 .
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    .And I started to research the Bill of Rights and I did not technically find anything that said all Americans shall eat shrimp with whoever they like, but I found some things that are close enough to infer that I am within my legal rights to enjoy seafood with whomever I choose.^ He had a bunch of girls with him and he said, ‘We should [all] go back to my apartment.’ We were all hanging out and everyone started to gradually leave.
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    ^ Also, it should be noted that he likes them young as reported by some of my friends who managed to get to a hotel after-party with him.
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    ^ He never said anything that sounded at all like a man in love or a man in deep lust.
    • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » John Mayer and Jennifer Aniston’s “sham” Oscar date 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    .
    • On being questioned about having a meal with Jessica Simpson in November 2006
    • (2006).^ September 21, 2006 09:09:05 Rumor Has It, Jessica Simpson Being Dumped by John Mayer .
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      ^ John Mayer befuddles Ryan Seacrest by responding in Japanese to a question about Jessica...
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      ^ September 07, 2006 04:09:39 "I'm in Love", Says Jessica Simpson on John Mayer .
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      ."John Mayer Speaks About Eating With Jessica" AccessHollywood.com (accessed January 11, 2007)
  • I never worked with T.I. Here's the back story to that Wikipedia nugget: I was a guest on TRL and happened to get my hands on the list of goofy, un Andrew-Miller-like questions I was going to be asked before I walked on set.^ Jessica Simpson dumped by John Mayer .

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    ^ John Mayer Sighting in Coral Gables - January 26, 2007 (8) .
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    .One of the questions was "Who do you like more, T.I. or [I forgot the other southern rap artist]?"^ If you have any questions about the John Mayer Tickets or any other Event, please give us a call at 1-800-657-5104 and we will be more than happy to answer any questions that you may have.

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    ^ You're not always right, so it's important to assemble a team of people who are right more often than you are.
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    So I snuck to the bathroom and searched "T.I." on my Blackberry. I memorized as much information as I could and then announced that we were working together. .
    • On how rumors got started that he was working with rapper T.I. (and how they made it to Wikipedia).
    • Mayer, John (2007).^ In 2006, the John Mayer Trio released "Continuum,"and the band continues to work on a variety of other projects, many of which have been nurtured for years and are simply a labor of love.
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      ^ After two years of practice, John Mayer started playing at blues bars and other venues in the area.
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      ^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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      ."10 ANSWERS FOR ANDREW MILLER" JohnMayer.com (accessed January 25, 2007)
  • ジェシカはとてもすてきな女性で、一緒にいられて最高です
  • Translation: Jessica is a lovely woman, and I'm glad to be with her.^ John Mayer in Concert at Brisbane Convention Centre - April 10, 2007 (25) .
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    ^ The JM.com presale for this show will begin next Monday, January 18 at 10:00AM GMT. Tickets will be available...
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    • When asked by Ryan Seacrest if he was dating Jessica Simpson, and, if so, when they were coming out.
    • Malkin, Marc (2007).^ March 26, 2007 Pace offers Simpson and Mayer a Casual Dinner Jessica Simpson and John Mayer stopped into Pace off Laurel Canyon for dinner Monday, March 26.
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      ^ The singer, who has been out with Hollywood stars from Jennifer Love Hewitt and Cameron Diaz to Jessica Simpson and Aniston seemed astonished.
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      ^ Singer John Mayer and Jessica Simpson were busted 'full-on making out' at the Hudson Hotel party thrown by Christina Aguilera.

      "Mayer & Simpson's Post-Grammy PDA" EOnline.com (accessed February 27, 2007)

Miscellaneous

  • The saddest kind of sad is the sad that tries not to be sad. .You know, when Sad tries to bite its lip and not cry and smile and go, "No, I'm happy for you?"^ It's not like he got into a bar fight or anything, but judging by the sly look on his face, you know this bachelor is up to no good!
    • John Mayer Photos & Pics Archive at X17 Online 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.x17online.com [Source type: General]

    ^ (No need to detail which ones - you know what they are.
    • John Mayer | The Fab Life - Celebrity Gossip, Fashion & Style | TFL Main 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.thefablife.com [Source type: General]

    ^ You heard his single “No Such Thing” on the radio, or a friend passed you “Room For Squares.” You didn’t expect anything of him, because you didn’t know anything about him.
    • The Album Project » Full Review: John Mayer – Battle Studies 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC thealbumproject.net [Source type: General]

    That's when it's really sad. .
    • Rolling Stone magazine/iTunes podcast (December 2005)
    • On the "chin-up sad" tone of one of his new songs on his upcoming album "Continuum"
  • I find myself in situations that I know would be unbelievable pictures and I have to gauge, Is this worth taking the camera out?^ One of my favorite songs off the new album...
    • John Mayer Posts Home Recording - News Article - AbsolutePunk.net 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC www.absolutepunk.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ But how many exes show up shirtless on the cover of Rolling Stone , saying their relationship just didn’t “arc over the horizon” and announcing they hope to find “the Joshua Tree of vaginas”?
    • John Mayer | The Fab Life - Celebrity Gossip, Fashion & Style | TFL Main 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.thefablife.com [Source type: General]

    ^ John Mayer Masturbates His Way Out Of Problems A shirtless John Mayer graces the cover of Rolling Stone’s new issue, where the 32-year-old discusses how his life has been helped by masturbating.
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    Am I gonna lose the moment? Am I gonna get a dirty look from Sting?
    • On the split-hair decisions of photography
    • Ellwood, Mark (2007). ."Nikon Podcast #3: Exclusive Interview with John Mayer" (listen) NikonUSA.com.^ People.com: John Mayer Takes Self-Defense Class .
      • John Mayer: News & Videos about John Mayer - CNN.com 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC topics.cnn.com [Source type: General]

      ^ Copy of interview of John Mayer conducted by Dr. Robert Eptsein for Psychology Today , July/August 1999, Vol.
      • Jack Mayer / John D. Mayer, Emotional Intelligence 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC eqi.org [Source type: Academic]

      ^ People.com: Jennifer Aniston Joins Fans at John Mayer Concerts .
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      .Retrieved September 10, 2007
  • The first thing I said was a question: Does this really come from the family?^ The distinction is there for other genres, why does Guitar Hero have to be compared to the real thing?
    • Destructoid - John Mayer is not a Guitar Hero fan 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.destructoid.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    I think that was essential to me sort of processing the honor. .And when I found out that, in fact, it had, it took me about 48 hours to sort of strike the balance in how I was going to approach being -- you know, being invited to this unbelievable event without actually having the proximity to Michael Jackson personally.^ Then he complained about having to dress well because he's always photographed; when cameras follow, he's ready for action: "I know that they're going to be there, so you start thinking like the lens."
    • John Mayer: Artist or Clown? - Page 1 - The Daily Beast 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.thedailybeast.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Let us know about your desires, budget, and what John Mayer event you want to attend and we can help figure out which tickets will fill your needs.
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    ^ My last and final statement: the day that you can outplay, outsell, and out-entertain John Mayer, for whatever case, purpose, or event, is the day that I will respect you enough as a human being.
    • Michael Jackson memorial: John Mayer performs 'Human Nature' | Pop & Hiss | Los Angeles Times 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC latimesblogs.latimes.com [Source type: General]

    I'd never met him. .
    • Mayer on performeing Human Nature at Michael Jackson's Memorial service
    • "Episode title unknown". Larry King Live.^ Check out a live performance of "Heartbreak Warfare" off John Mayer's upcoming appearance on VH1...
      • John Mayer - Profile - AbsolutePunk.net 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.absolutepunk.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

      ^ He also released a live CD and DVD of a John Mayer concert performed in Birmingham, Alabama entitled "Any Given Thursday."
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      ^ John Mayer performs live in Kansas City on August 2, 2002 (16) .
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      July 7, 2009. No. unknown, season 24.

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  • I'm good. I'm fierce. And I'm not some gaming overachiever. I just have a skill. I was born to kill bionically augmented men.
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  • I have realized that you can use a fork as a spoon if you use it rapidly enough.

About Mayer

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James Blake in Miami, Florida in 2007
  • He was over at my house every day between fifth grade and eighth grade.^ Jennifer Aniston received flowers from John Mayer for every day they spent in Miami together.

    .
  • John wanted to take it in more of a pop direction than I did.^ OC Dee: I am larger and more attentive than John Mayer.
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    ^ Q: I want cheap tickets john mayer.
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    ^ John Mayer wants more sex .

    It was like a marriage that we both knew would go bad once we started touring. .
    • Clay Cook, on why he and Mayer's two-man band, Lo-Fi Masters, broke up
    • Guthrie, Blake (2002).^ He was in this band with clay cook.
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      ^ After two semesters, he chose to cut his studies short in favor of a move to Atlanta, Georgia, with his college friend and band mate, Clay Cook.
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      ."One degree of John Mayer" CreativeLoafing.com (accessed February 22, 2007)
  • Neither punk nor prom king, Mayer was a tall kid from Connecticut, driving on the freeways, chasing slippery techno women, inhabiting a world of parents and slipcovers and holidays and gracious Southeastern metropolises; he was smart, inquisitive, articulate, a touch off in places.^ John Mayer meets Jen's parents .

    ^ SHOP.COM > Music > john mayer .
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    ^ John Mayer can't compete with King .

  • John Mayer is a very talented brother and you don't know where your blessings are going to come from.^ True fans know that John Mayer will be coming to London!
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    ^ John Mayer will be coming to Louisville!
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    ^ John Mayer is fantastically talented.
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    • The rapper Common on working with Mayer on the song "Go." (From MTV.com)
  • He words stuff with a real, I guess it's a witty, intelligent, very human [sensibility]. .I would like to grab some of those qualities...I wish he was my friend.^ If a good friend’s ex boyfriend was blabbing about her to the world like this, albeit in a roundabout way, I would tell him where to shove it.
    • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » John Mayer debuts breakup song, talks about “negative” person 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Some of those choices would mean that I'd appear in a newspaper or magazine, and then that would attract others to follow me with cameras.
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    ^ Also, it should be noted that he likes them young as reported by some of my friends who managed to get to a hotel after-party with him.
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  • Me and John, we just cool, period.^ The reason can't just be that she is dating John Mayer.
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    ^ Huvane got just what he paid for with John Mayer.
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    ^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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    ... We get in the studio and we vibe and then we make music from that point. .
  • One time I saw him perform live and he switched up his song at the end, like, [improvised] different chords — he remixed it...He's just not your typical guitar player.^ He is the BEST guitar player of our time .
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    ^ Has collaborated with the likes of Eric Clapton, Common, Kanye West , Alicia Keys and Fall Out Boy Official Website : www.johnmayer.com Biography : Born the second of three sons in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Mayer grew up in the nearby town of Fairfield.
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    ^ John Clayton Mayer, born October 16, 1977, is a singer-songwriter and guitar player, originally from Connecticut, but moved to Atlanta, Georgia in 1998.
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    He's trying to push the envelope for the way guitarists and vocalists are heard. ... I just respect his musicality. .
  • You know, the dude is a real musician.^ I know what some of you are saying: "John Mayer has sex with Jennifer Aniston, millions of dollars and he's hung like Trogdor.
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    ^ And to whoever said Mayer is the next Bob Dylan, know that there is a tenth ring of Hell reserved for you and your ilk.
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    ^ Real fans know John Mayer is touring in Calgary!
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    .It's like anything you ever loved in Joe Jackson or anything you ever loved in any '70s rock.^ It's not like he got into a bar fight or anything, but judging by the sly look on his face, you know this bachelor is up to no good!
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    ^ He never said anything that sounded at all like a man in love or a man in deep lust.
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    ^ Cale Says: November 25th, 2009 at 2:25 pm I don’t closely follow John but like most of you I loved Continuum.
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    .You're gonna get it out of this dude.^ Yes, we know: You're probably feeling a little burned out from all the John Mayer coverage this...
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    He's a real student, and it comes through in his music. .
  • I was astonished at how well he played live.^ Personally can’t wait to see how he stretches these songs out when he plays them live, because as any Mayer fan can tell you, he’s 10x better live than he is on CD. .
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    ^ But I can’t wait to see how he plays the songs live.
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    ^ John Mayer Live on MTV Canada - August 22, 2006 (14) .
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    I had no idea he was that good. .
  • What song do I hate?^ Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2007 (19) .
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    ^ Change in musical direction: In 2004, Mayer worked with hip hop artist and producer Kanye West, appearing both on rapper Common's song "Go!"
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    ^ After originally performing mainly acoustic rock, in 2005 he made a transition towards the blues genre with the formation of the John Mayer Trio.
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    .I think "Daughters," by John Mayer, would be a good candidate.^ John Mayer has talent and is good value.
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    ^ I think that's what John Mayer thinks is stupid.
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    .I don't know why he bugs me so bad.^ I don't know why I had to look.
    • The Superficial - John Mayer Twitters his 'mankini' 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC thesuperficial.com [Source type: General]

  • Before that it was Halo, and no one could beat him.^ The Trio opened for the Rolling Stones during one of their tours and in November 2005, they released a live album called "Try!"
    • John Mayer Tickets - John Mayer Concerts, John Mayer Tour Dates 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketliquidator.com [Source type: General]

    ^ For one week, no texting, no Twitter, email only from computer and cell phone for calls ONLY. Could you do it?
    • John Mayer - Battle Studies 7 January 2010 5:30 UTC encore.johnmayer.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Rolling Stone magazine covered Mayer's prom performance, as did many national media outlets.
    • John Mayer Tickets, Cheap John Mayer Tickets 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketluck.com [Source type: General]

    .That's pretty much his MO if he finds an interest in something -- it doesn't matter how incidental it is.^ You should check with your carrier to find out what plans your carrier offers and how much the plans cost.
    • John Mayer Sings Chocolate Rain | SPIKE 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.spike.com [Source type: General]

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    • Chad Franscoviak on Mayer's desire to be the best at everything
    • Hiatt, Brian (2006-09-21), "My Big Mouth Strikes Again".^ Q: im a big fan of John Mayers music, and since hes visiting my home town im on the look out for discount john mayer tickets .
      • John Mayer Tickets, Cheap John Mayer Tickets 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.ticketluck.com [Source type: General]

      Rolling Stone. .(1009): 66-70
  • No musician is indifferent to the public's perception of him, but the exuberant, logorrheic Mayer takes self-awareness to new postmodern heights.^ Dannii Minogue has vowed to 'hunt down' musician John Mayer and make him her boyfriend.

    ^ With Continuum now hitting store shelves internationally, singer/songwriter John Mayer is in the middle of a world tour in support of the new album that will take him to stages across Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan.

    ^ No doubt, John Mayer is a talented guitar player … it’s the public persona that turns me off.
    • Pink is the New Blog | Everybody's Business Is My Business » John Mayer 21 January 2010 8:43 UTC www.pinkisthenewblog.com [Source type: General]

    Like a football player providing color commentary on his own career, he muses constantly on his own abilities and his place in the taxonomy of pop.
    • Barrett, Ruth Shaut (ELLE)(2006). "Blues Brother" J-mayer.org (accessed August 3, 2006)

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John Mayer
Birth name John Clayton Mayer
Born October 16, 1977 (1977-10-16) (age 33)
Bridgeport, Connecticut,
USA
Origin Atlanta, Georgia,
USA
Genres Blues-rock
Pop rock
Soul rock
Occupations Guitarist
Singer-songwriter
Columnist
Instruments Guitar
Vocals
Keyboards
Years active 1998 – present
Labels Aware
Columbia

Sony BMG

Associated acts John Mayer Trio
LoFi Masters
Website www.johnmayer.com
Notable instruments
Fender Stratocaster
Martin OM28JM
Gibson Les Paul Junior Double-Cutaway

John Clayton Mayer (surname pronunciation: /ˈmeɪ.jɜr/[1]) (born October 16, 1977) is an American guitarist and singer-songwriter. From Connecticut, he went to the Berklee College of Music, before moving to Atlanta, Georgia, in 1998. His first two albums, Room for Squares and Heavier Things, were successful and were made multi-platinum by the RIAA. In 2003, he won a Grammy Award for his song "Your Body Is a Wonderland".

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