Veteran producer, recording artist, bassist, drummer, keyboardist, guitarist and vocalist, John Hesterman is the co-founder of RHM Music in partnership with British songwriter Ron Ryan (Because, Bits & Pieces, Anyway You Want It and others for the Dave Clark Five) and 5 Grapes Music Company and The Grapes of Wrath in partnership with Steve Whitehurst. John is currently bassist, keyboardist and leader of The Offbeats, a San Diego, California based British Invasion band that has performed at the world famous Cavern Club in Liverpool, England and has been featured at venues across the United States. In addition, John plays bass and keyboards with The Blue Current Band also based in San Diego. John has been featured as bassist and front man with Just Us, Atlantis, TRACE, Stumblin' Buffalo, The Chino Valley Rangers, Deuce Coupe, Zachary Smith, The Difference, North Coast Jazz Ensemble, Looking Back, The Legendary Bel Air Boys, The Epics and BackTrack. He has performed with Billy J. Kramer, Gordon Waller (Peter & Gordon), Tony Sheridan, Pete Best (the Beatles original drummer), Jackie Lomax, The Coasters, Alice Cooper, Bobby Daye, Jewel Akin, The Sons Of The Pioneers, Lee Dresser, Eddy Raven, Rex Allen, Jr., Sue Thompson, Johnny Tillotson, Rosie & The Originals, The Skyliners, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, The Bob Crosby Orchestra, The Count Basie Orchestra and Jim Carey. John's production credits include The Grapes of Wrath, Rod Hart, The Epics, Stumblin' Buffalo, The Offbeats, TRACE, Deuce Coupe, Steve Whitehurst, Sandi Schena, Chelsea Flor, Eddie Coven, Tom Allen and Brent Burns. John has also written, produced and released several solo projects featuring original compositions.
John has extensive experience in radio broadcasting (KRVH-FM, KNOT AM & FM, KLKY-AM, KOWF AM & FM, KSPA-AM and others) as an on-air personality, program director and general manager. His various programs have always been big hits with his listeners. People make sure they have time during their day to listen, those with poor hearing turn up their digital hearing aids and his younger listeners often clear some space so they can dance! Listening to music selected by someone with such a vast musical knowledge guarantees a carefully selected and completely enjoyable listening experience. John Hesterman's work in radio has always been a source of great personal pleasure and a real joy for anyone who has listened to his programs.
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