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Help JBTV Music Televison Upgrade!

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JBTV Music Television is a By the People for the People operation, all of our effort goes into presenting fantastic programming to you, our audience, and we give it our all and at no cost to the fans. However it is important to note that we are not a regular TV show. We have limited to no ads or commercials in our programs and 95% of our staff is here on a volunteer basis.

After 34 consecutive years of breaking bands, the equipment at JBTV has run its course and is ready to be upgraded and replaced.JBTV has released a GoFundMe Page for its fans, friends, and bands to support the music television program. The goal for the JBTV GoFundMe is $75,000 and all donations will go towards new cameras, digital storage, audio console, and the stage.

“JBTV is ready for the next technological upgrade to the latest 4k technology. Linear editing and storing videos on tape machines is partially what the music television program is famous for. The JBTV studio is filled with tapes The money donated would also help transform that music history from several formats and put them into digital form. “

-Jerry Bryant
Owner JBTV Music Television

In an effort to share the JBTV history with its fans, the music television program will be offering the highly valuable memorabilia acquired over the 34 year history of JBTV.  This includes signed artist posters, artist setlists and other unique JBTV items including Layne Staley's (Of Alice in Chains) autographed wheelchair that was used by him when he broke his leg on tour.   

JBTV appreciates any and all contributions no matter how big or how small. This will allow us to continue to produce the best live performance videos of many of your favorite artists.  

About JBTV Music Television is America’s longest running music television program dedicated to breaking bands for over 30 years. Legendary host Jerry Bryant’s iconic live music showcase has unveiled many seminal musicians. They have had performers like Green Day, Smashing Pumpkins, Radiohead, Jeff Buckley, and it continues to this day with artists like Twenty One Pilots, Bastille, Tame Impala, Imagine Dragons and Cage the Elephant.
Facebook:@JbtvMusic // Twitter:@JBTV // Instagram:@JBTVStudio

*All donations at any dollar amount are greatly appreciated and will receive our deepest thanks!

**Note that shipping and handling for all prizes will be paid for within the USA. All international donations with corresponding prizes do not include shipping and handling costs. International donors are responsible for shipping and handling costs.


  • Eric Svoboda
    • $5 
    • 5 yrs

Organizer and beneficiary

Christopher Mark Vicente
Chicago, IL
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