Producer/Writer/Musician/Studio Owner @ Barrytone Studios
Jason Barry is an award winning producer, writer, post audio engineer and musician collecting dozens of Canada’s largest music accolades including Junos, Canadian Country Music Awards, Canadian Music Awards and Socan awards. Jason has produced and recorded an impressive collection of Canada’s largest acts: Dean Brody, Charlie Major, Michelle Wright, Terri Clark, Jason Blaine and Aaron Lines. All of these artists have recorded at his multi CCMA award winning recording studio ‘Barrytone Studios’. Jason has also recorded many of the worlds most celebrated artists ranging from Taylor Swift and Rascal Flatts to Lyle Lovett and Steve Earle.
As a songwriter, Jason has penned an arsenal of hits, recently scoring a top 5 Canadian hit with Dean Brody for ‘Another Man’s Gold’ as well as collaborating with other artists like Jason Blaine, Jamie Warren, Beverly Mahood, Duane Steel and Randy Bachman. Jason is one of a select few that can boast a “two thumbs up” shout out from Don Cherry during the iconic ‘Coaches Corner’ for his own song ‘Yes I Can’ written specifically for a special needs children’s charity.
Jason Barry has spent many years working in the post audio world mixing award winning television shows like ‘Masters Of Flip’, ‘Dakota Sessions’, ‘Live At The Revival’, ‘One on One’ as well as sound design for networks like CMT, OWN, HGTV, YTV, Disney, WTV and Teletoon.
Jason Barry is currently the second guitarist in Canadian history to be inducted into the CCMA hall of honour. Jason has toured the entire world as a guitarist and music director for many elite artists but he started his journey in Derby Jct New Brunswick; the last of 6 children, Jason was born deaf till the age of five. He credits his mother and early childhood educators for giving him the tools needed to reach for the impossible.