What he ended up with was a departure from the 2017 album, 'Transformations,' that he penned with his former band. In this case, the departure is a sonic delight that combines the observational storytelling of Bob Dylan with synth-rock beats.”

Anchorage Press

John Budnik Band

...Americana. Indie Pop. Synth Rock. Solo.


Photo by O'hara Shipe

Photo by O'hara Shipe

Photo by Phil Gilcrease

Some cool 70s influences I'm picking up. The big reverb on the vocals is dreamy in a good way, and the guitar sounds really human.”

— Alt, Spotify Playlist Curator

Sample Tracks

Sample Video



Parasites, Dear Aliens