Jon Stickley is an flat-picking guitarist from Asheville, NC. The Jon Stickley Trio showcases original material, as well as interpretations of bluegrass and jazz music. The trio leans toward a relaxed approach were the members are free to explore the song, in the moment. Members of the trio are subject to change, but have included Lyndsay Pruett- Fiddle (Futureman), Ryan Oslance- Drums (Aleuchatistas), Bobby Britt- Fiddle (Town Mountain), Mike Ashworth- Drums (5th House), and Jeff Stickley- Guitar (Hammer No More the Fingers).
His first solo album, Lions, was featured in the August 2010 edition of Flatpicking Guitar Magazine, where editor Dan Miller stated, “If you want to hear some great old guitars played expertly, I highly recommend Lions.” Jon has been a member of many North Carolina and Colorado bands including, The Shannon Whitworth Band, Biscuit Burners, Big Fat Gap, Broke Mountain, Colorado Playboys, New Vintage, and is currently playing bass with Town Mountain.