Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson en Concert [Video]

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Jack Johnson was one of the '00’s most surprising success stories; an ex-professional surfer who’s music matched James Taylor-esque mellow singer-songwriter fare with a Deadhead-style hippie vibe and positive messages, he seemed the polar opposite of the slickly produced, bombastic pop and hip-hop that ruled the airwaves. His understated approach struck a chord with fans looking or something easy and breezy, quickly turning him into a major concert attraction and chart phenomenon. EN CONCERT reveals that Johnson’s appeal isn’t limited to American college kids, following the soft-spoken singer/guitarist on his tour of sold-out venues around the world. Along the way, the Hawaii native is joined by influences G. Love, Ben Harper, and Eddie Vedder, as well as contemporaries Mason Jennings and Matt Costa, but whether at the Bercy in Paris or Colorado’s Red Rocks amphitheater, the spotlight always belongs to Johnson, his plainspoken, R&B-inflected vocals and deceptively catchy tunes speaking a universal language of hope, joy, and relaxed, thoughtful living.