John Doe is the vocalist and basis for X. Other musical side projects include work with the Knitters, Jill Sobule and The Sadies. He continues to write poetry and has even taught workshops from time to time. He currently lives north of San Francisco, California. He has recorded eight solo records w/ numerous renowned singers and players, more recently including Patty Griffin, Dan Auerbach, Aimee Mann, Don Was, Kathleen Edwards and Greg Liesz. He has also appeared in over 50 films and television productions.
"Under the Big Black Sun" conveys how exciting and important it felt to get up on a stage and scream into a mic to other passionate freaks at a shitty dive....