Johnny Rock

Director @ Music Music

I teach music to special needs people of all ages and abilities!







What is music to you? What does it give you?

All I Wanna Do is ROCK & ROLL Everything you ever wanted to know about Johnny Rock! Playing Songs to motivate you! like COWBOY SONG #1, on radio everywhere just ask for it , a little bit of country little bit of rock and roll with Rosana Chiurlia Harrison on vocals Marty Schwartz on violin, Chris "PK" Yates on bass guitar, Doug McBain on drums and Tate Sanderson on guitar AKA. Johnny Rock, song writer, performer, teacher, recording artist. #examples of Rock and Roll guitar driven music with words of wisdom from the twisted mind of Tate. Influenced by Jimi Hendrix, Robin Trower, The Doors, Charlie Daniels, Hee Haw, Led Zeppelin, The Yard Birds, The Kinks, The Jetsons, The Flintstones and the Brady Bunch... Oh there's more, but not now! Here's what happens when your mother forces you to take classic piano lessons since the age of three, by the time you're a teen-ager and get your hands on an electric guitar... IT"S TIME TO ROCK!!! Never look back, take that guitar and run, years later you think and laugh, what a rocky rollercoaster ride it's been... but it ain't over yet! Tate Sanderson uses the best equipment possible thanx to endorsements with: Carvin, Dean Guitars, Orange Amps, Jim Dunlop, Nady wireless, Sabine tuners and Punch Pedals...Thank You Very Much! Check to Johnny Rock - Tales from the Road my E-book available @ Amazon or in Hard copy @ one of our shows!

What is your music dream?

I'm Living it!

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

the government playing music together!

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Ball Room Blitz

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Robin Trower, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zep, The Doors...

What inspires you to make music?


What is the message you want to send with your music?

Let's have a good time...Alright!!!!

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

High on Life!

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?


What do you think of Drooble?

good, but needs to keep evolving.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

People that think music should be free!

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

yes, I help local bands and go to as many local shows as possible!

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

be computer savvy!

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Bernard Yin