Johnny “Bottom” Cardone

Keeping the Drunk Unkles grounded with a solid bass line and a rock star style all his own is John, aka “Johnny “Bottom” Cardone.

A talented musician, and an original Drunk Unkle, John plays bass for several side projects which include recording and sitting in with other groups covering many styles of music from Bluegrass to Celtic, Rock, Blues, Prog and Jazz.

Co-Founder of one of the top AV Rep Firms in the country, Cardone Solomon & Associates, John has a long history in AV in a variety of capacities making his firm a well-rounded, well-oiled, well-run machine for bringing value to his manufacturers.

Supporting his efforts in the Drunk Unk’s are many of the AV manufacturers he represents including SurgeX, Symetrix and Listen Technologies. Prior to starting CS&A, John was a product manager at beyerdynamic for six years, created their Contracting Mic Division, served as National Consultants Liaison, and was Inside Sales Coordinator. Prior to beyerdynamic, John worked with various Rep firms in the Metro NY area.

In addition to John’s work activities and playing for the Unks, he is an avid bicycle rider, and raced at the semi-pro ranks for several years. Whether working, riding or ROCKING with the DRUNK UNKS, John is always moving and shaking.