John has been a sound technician for music and theatre since 1997. His regular sound work included clubs The Big Bop (1997–2005) and The Now Lounge (2005–2007). He is also a freelance sound operator, working at venues including C'est What? and The Supermarket. John has been the sound designer/technician for The Tempest Theatre Group since 1997, working in such venues as The Bathurst Street Theatre, Leah Posluns Theatre, Al Green Theatre and The Danforth Music Hall. In recent years he has gone over to the other side of the board as a musician performing in bars, roadhouses, clubs, pubs and restaurants all over southern Ontario.