The Crew

At Deaf Ear we are proud to have a diverse and intelligent team who are passionate about our products and customers!


Store Owner

Owner of the store and former front counter register clerk, Jason has been employed at Deaf Ear since 1997.  Originally from Woodland California then later Winona, Minnesota. He graduated from Winona State with a History degree. Jason has now been a resident of La Crosse since 1997.  Faced with flipping burgers or selling music, Deaf Ear was the only place he put in a job application.  He is a long time gamer and comic book collector.  His favorite music genres are punk and industrial.  Jason took over Deaf Ear in 2001 and later purchased the building before bringing in an array of geeky items from vintage toys to comics!  Make no mistake vinyl is still his number one passion!