John hails from South St. Paul, MN.  John plays a Rickenbacker guitar, 12 Rickenbacker strings and uses 1 Rivera amp.  He drinks Windsor Canadian Whiskey and Coke, and then likes to scream: "Dallas, Texas... Hollywooooooooood". But, he's not asking for much.

John likes to refer to himself in the 3rd person and is a fan of Purdue University, the Green Bay Packers and gambling.