John Lere began studies on the guitar and giving lessons to neighborhood kids & friends at school at age 9. John loves everything about the guitar and has played in many different bands, many different styles and genres. He has toured around the country many times, always teaching along the way. John has dedicated his life to playing the guitar and moved to Austin a year ago to continue his career journey. He loves living in Texas and loves the outdoors. When he is not playing guitar or teaching he enjoys spending time with his two Chihuahuas, Lippy and peanut.