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John Rankin

John Rankin

Singer Songwriter / Rhythmic Soul / Acoustic Portland, OR  US
Beautiful Unknown
Beautiful Unknown
Move (preview track - uncensored)
Move (preview track - uncensored)
Positive Potential (demo EP)
Positive Potential (demo EP)
Untethered (Untethered EP)
Untethered (Untethered EP)
Best Friend (demo EP)
Best Friend (demo EP)


  • Back cover
    Untethered EP Released on Nov 12, 2012
  • Alogoo
    Demo Released on Jan 1, 2008



Tonight Live @ Maher's


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  • The Edgar Allan Pose (Artist)
    The Edgar Allan Pose
    You have a great style and sound! Lovin it
  • John Rankin (Artist)
    John Rankin
    Haven't logged in for awhile, or updated shows. Thanks to all the new fans! I will be sure to keep you in on the loop. Until then, working on a new album. Studio is coming...
  • Kate N Pdx (Fan)
    Kate N Pdx
    Great show last night... Check my Facebook page for pics also feel free to tag any of yourself Again thank you for sharing you amazing talent with everyone last night.


  • John Rankin @ White Eagle. Photo by Benjamin Kaufman.
  • John Rankin @ Tonic Lounge. Photo by Kate N PDX.


John Rankin

Vocals, Multi-Instrumentalist, Producer


Sounds Like: Ed Sheeran, John Legend, Adam Levine

Bio: Trained classically for over 20 years, John began his musical journey studying violin at Marylhurst College. At age 16, he taught himself to play guitar and fell in love with blending different genres of music.

In 2012, he began performing in public, and won the WestCoast Songwriter Best Perfo...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: free your mind, follow your soul. #pen&paper https://t.co/9m65LgVw7n


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Q: Hi John, What make and model of guitar are you using?

A: Hey Tony, thanks for the question. It's a Taylor NS34-CE nylon string.

Asked by Tony Cardo. Answered on Tue Dec 30 2014

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