Jason Hook Biography – Wiki
Jason Hook is a Canadian guitarist, record producer, songwriter and session musician. He is best known as the current lead guitarist of the groove-metal band Five Finger Death Punch. He also appeared on an episode of “My Cat from Hell”.
In early 2009, it was announced that Hook was joining heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch, replacing guitarist Darrell Roberts. On September 22, 2009 Hook and his bandmates released War Is The Answer, which landed them a number 7 debut on the Billboard Top 200 album chart.
Hook appeared on the History Channel’s Counting Cars on July 9, 2013. He also appeared on an episode of “My Cat from Hell”.
Jason Hook Age
The Hook was born on October 3, 1970, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Jason Hook Wife/Girlfriend
Jason Hook is in a relationship with his girlfriend Stefanie. He previously dated Tracy Dali (2005).
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Jason Hook Net Worth
Jason Hook’s net worth is estimated to be $8 million dollars.
Early Life and Career
Born in Toronto, Jason Hook started his music career at the age of 6 in nearby Oakville, Ontario with private guitar lessons. His early experience in formal music training also included drums, piano, and violin.
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He spent many years in Canada to improve his craft and was eventually signed to Elektra with his band No Love Lost. The band recorded an album with producer Beau Hill (Winger) in Los Angeles, but unfortunately, the CD never saw the light of day. Now alone in Los Angeles as a session musician, he participated in the hard rock band BulletBoys. In 2000 he was engaged by the pop singer Hilary Duff as a guitarist in their live cast; He also served as a session guitarist who recorded tracks for her. Hook became a highly sought-after session player in LA, touring and recording with acts like Vince Neil Band and Alice Cooper.
In 2007, Hook released his debut instrumental hard rock/metal album Safety Dunce. Hook recorded his second solo release, American Justice, in 2007, which featured guest appearances by Alice Cooper, members of Five Finger Death Punch, and Phil Demmel of Machine Head. The release of American Justice is still pending.
In early 2009, it was announced that Hook would join the heavy metal band Five Finger Death Punch and replace guitarist Darrell Roberts. On September 22, 2009, Hook and his bandmates released War Is The Answer, making them number 7 on the Billboard Top 200 album charts.
Hook appeared on the History Channel’s Counting Cars on July 9, 2013. His motorcycle had broken down on the roadside, and the show’s star, Danny “The Count” Koker, came along and helped get Hook’s motorcycle up and running. Hook later appeared in the episode and received an Ace Frehley tattoo at Kokers Tattoo Shop.
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Guitarist JASON HOOK’s ‘Medical Emergency’
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH has postponed its December 12 concert in Duluth, Minnesota “due to a medical emergency” involving the band’s guitarist Jason Hook. A new date for the postponed show has not yet been announced.
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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH was scheduled to perform at the Amsoil Arena in Duluth Thursday night.
The groove-metal band was due to perform at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center on Thursday evening.
However, the DECC announced via a tweet just after 5:30 p.m. that the show would be postponed.
The reason is because of a “medical emergency with Jason Hook,” the bands lead guitarist.
What Happened to FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Guitarist JASON HOOK?
One fan claimed Hook didn’t look well at FIVE FINGER‘s concert the day before, writing: “Saw them last night in Madison Wi and they killed it but he was really sick and played his ass off anyway so I’m not surprised .”
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Guitarist JASON HOOK Last Interview
In an interview a few days ago, Hook told FM99 WNOR that he is on tour a lot more these days and said, “Actually, it’s pretty good these days. I mean, we’re spoiled. Each of us has an assistant and our own changing rooms and we have a masseuse. ”
Hook continued, “It’s hard to explain to the public, but there are many micro-frustrations associated with the daily change of cities and buildings, just micro-frustrations – these are not really a problem, a brain tumor is a real one Problem – Air conditioning in the room every day is not a real problem, but it’s frustrating … If you do not know how to process it, it can burn you out emotionally. ”
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2001: Monkeyhead Bulletboys
2003: Sophie Solo
2007: Safety Dunce, Five Finger Death Punch
2009: War Is the Answer
2011: American Capitalist
2013: The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Volume 1
2013: The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell, Volume 2
2015: Got Your Six
2017: A Decade of Destruction
2018: And Justice For None