John Forbing



What do you love about music?
Music is always fun, festive and builds bonds in families and among friends. Music can never be completely conquered as there is always something else to learn or improve.

Who is your favorite artist?
Joe Satriani

What are your top 5 desert island albums?
Wired – Jeff Beck
Dreggs of the Earth – Dixie Dreggs
Romantic Warrior – Return to Forever
Heavy Weather – Weather Report
Crystal Planet – Joe Satriani

Do you play in a band or currently perform?
Apocoshyne featuring Chris Worth on vocals and Alicia Pyle’s APQ Harmonic



John Forbing’s musical roots reach back to learning to play guitar at age nine with a focus on progressive rock and original music. At Indiana University, he studied classical guitar, piano, and voice. John is regarded as one of the most original guitarists in the Midwest. He has opened for John Mellencamp and T.G. Shepherd and has played with Eddie Money. John has appeared on television shows and in music videos, and he is a New York Songwriters Circle Showcase winner. As a studio musician, he’s played on and written many radio commercials, industry videos, and album projects. John’s unique and creative guitar work will inspire you to add a personal touch to your playing style.

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