John Kerr was born in England on September 16th, 1948. At the age of seven he began studying music. Pianoforte, church organ and later (when he was tall enough!) double-bass. At the age of eighteen he decided however, to put his music to one side and concentrate on a career in Graphic Design and was accepted to study at Bath Academy of Art on a degree course.
In 1992 he was confronted with the decision of either continuing his work in the frantic world of advertising or leaving it to concentrate on his music. This was because he was awarded three major music prizes in that same year: 'Best Artist', 'Best Compact Disc' and 'Best Composition' of 1992, in the Electronic Music Awards of the WDR Radio in Germany with his Compact Disc 'Norland'... He choose music...