Get to know Tenth Avenue North’s drummer, Jason Jamison!


Name: Jason Jamison
Birthday: May 15
Hometown: Alloway, NJ
Married: Yes
Kids: Yes

What was your first job?

My dad is a general contractor. As soon as I was at an age to be of any use, he had me picking up trash, cleaning job sites, painting – you know, random stuff. I also cut grass for an older couple across town.

If you weren’t a musician, what would you be?

No idea. Maybe a zoo keeper. Let’s hope this thing never ends! Haha.

Did you go to college, if so, where and for what?

Palm Beach Atlantic University – Graduated with a BA in Biblical Studies and minored in Youth Ministry.

Name some of your musical influences.

I grew up listening to classic rock with my dad. It ranged all over the place. Credence Clearwater Revival, Chicago, Boston, The Eagles, U2, James Taylor. Also listened to old CCM music like Petra, Stryper, Big Tent Revival, Smalltown Poets. Now, I’m listening to Switchfoot, Coldplay, John Mayer.

Do you have any pets? (Kids don’t count).

I used to have a chihuahua named Gizmo. Now he lives with my brother.

If you were a superhero, what would your name be?


What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?

Any combination of Chocolate and Peanut Butter. Mmmmm

Describe Tenth Avenue North in one word.


What are some of your favorite books?

I no read good. Of the few books I have read:

Arctic Harpooner – Richard Ferguson (he’s my great great grandfather who was a whaler. His journals were published as books)
Redeeming Love – Francine Rivers
Hunger Games – Suzanne Collins

Anything else to add?

No sir.