Jason Paulino, solo artist and lead singer of The Journey Tribute Band ''The Great Escape''. Jason, creates chills with his perfectly-pitched notes and makes the crowd go wild when he belts out their favorite Journey tunes. Paulino has no professional vocal training but his musical influences are wide ranging, from Chris Cornell to Paul Stanley of Kiss, Freddie Mercury of Queen, George Michael, Geoff Tate of Queensryche, Zack de la Rocha of Rage Against the Machine, Joey Tempest of Europe to name a few. At the age of 13, he had one goal ... to be a Professional Musician.
With his powerful vocals, enthusiastic energy and incredible range, Jason commands the crowd with charm and charisma. No matter how busy his schedule is or how frenzied the crowd gets, Jason keeps the dream alive and is truly living the credo of “Don’t stop believing!”
Jason has been busy writing his own music to create a sound that is catchy, has great hooks and relatable to everyday life. Jason writes to be understood and hopes his fans will share his vision.
Jason, has also appeared as a contestant in the 2009 and 2011 Community Auditions Star of the Day T.V. show. In fact, his impressive performance caught the attention of Mohegan Sun Management, leading to several successful shows The Great Escape have performed.