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John Shipe

John Shipe

Folk / Freeform Americana / Indie Pop Eugene, OR  US



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  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Hi John, Great passion in your voice and music along with an excellent story in your lyrics on "Some Hidden Things"!!!
  • Aoede (Artist)
    Hi John-Aoede from SF coming by to say hello and listen. Really enjoying Some Hidden Things-soulful vocals and great lyric-thanks! <3 Aoede(from myspace & reverb)
  • The Salesmen (Artist)
    The Salesmen
    Shipe, I must be honest, I have lost track of you a bit since your move down south. However, you just crossed my mind and I did a little search. Your new stuff is fantastic. Possibly even a little enviable but I don't care to expand on that as not to give you a big head. I'm on the mailing list now so when you make it up North, I'll know.
  • HardTwistMusic (songwriter) (Artist)
    HardTwistMusic (songwriter)
    There are no "one of a kind" voices. Never have been, never will be. This might be as close as it gets. John's vocals are clear, hearable, extremely pleasant, and as distinctive as it gets. John clearly knows his voice intimately, and uses it as well as anyone I've heard.
  • Motherstar (Artist)
    Hey John!! This is Wendy, Tom Wray (your mother's) youngest daughter!! I am really loving your music and so proud to be part of the Wray genes!!!! Keep on rocking!!! Love you, Wendy Wray
  • Zaph Mann (Fan)
    Zaph Mann
    Hi John, Good luck with the tour. I have been listening to your Yellow House CD and intend to play a track on my weekly show next week (Fridays noon-2 PT on Radio23.org). Perhaps you'll have internet access. Be hearing you Zaph



Sounds Like: Ron Sexsmith, Josh Rouse, Josh Ritter, Elvis Costello, Ehren Ebbage

Label: Involushun

Manager: John Shipe

Bio: Shipe has shared the bill w/ Bob Dylan, Taj Mahal, Blind Melon, Cherry Poppin' Daddies, Keb Mo, Cake, Tower of Power, Jerry Joseph, Jimmy Cliff, Derek Trucks, Los Lobos, Tony Furtado, Hootie & The Blowfish, and more. With 200 songs, 15 years of touring, and 9 albums, he’s plays coffeehouses, bar...See Full Bio

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John Shipe





Recent Blogs

Duet video w/ Lisa C. Pollock at Voodoo Lounge
Apr 18, 2011

I posted a video, filmed surreptitiously at the House of Blues Voodoo Lounge (3/... [more]


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  • Total Fans 3,020
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