has been singing since the age of 7 and regularly
had success in local competitions. He completed
a music diploma at SIT and also has achieved Grade
8 for singing and Grade 7 for theory. As well as
playing bass guitar John plays drums, guitar and
brass instruments. John achieved the Southland Bass
Player of the Year award in 2001.
has been playing bass guitar in bands since 1998
including 3 Hits & a Miss, Shoot the Bunny,
Kramit and the Marty Astone Blues Revue.