John Warne is an American musician who has been active in the Christian rock scene since 1996. He is best known for being the bassist for the Christian rock band Relient K as well as being a founding member of the [1 ] Christian punk band Ace Troubleshooter. His hometown is [2 ] Minneapolis, Minnesota and currently lives in Denver, Colorado.
Relient K [ edit ]
Warne originally started filling in as a
bassist for Relient K in September 2004, after the then bassist Brian Pittman left the band less than a month earlier. Warne joined Relient K as the full-time bassist and backing vocalist in February 2005. He has contributed to four Relient K projects, and on four full length albums, , Five Score and Seven Years Ago , Forget and Not Slow Down , and Is for Karaoke . He also provided back-up vocals for two songs on Relient K's 2004 album Collapsible Lung . Warne also animated the band's Mmhmm flash cartoon, Woodland Forest.
Ace Troubleshooter [ edit ]
Warne was a founding member of the now defunct
Christian punk band Ace Troubleshooter, in which he played guitar and sang lead vocals. The band was active from 1996 to 2004, recording five full length albums, the first two independently released and the last three released under the record label Tooth and Nail Records or its affiliate BEC .
Other acts [ edit ]
In 2004 Warne participated in the short-lived band
Guerilla Rodeo, playing bass. The band's only record was a three-track EP.
It is rumored that he wants to contribute a project to the next volume of My Other Band, a compilation series featuring side projects from Christian rock artists. Warne's
Relient K bandmates Matt Thiessen, Dave Douglas, and Ethan Luck all contributed to My Other Band, Vol. 1.
Additional information [ edit ]
According to Breakaway magazine's interview with the band members, John "Dartanion" Warne is "remarkably good" at Mario Kart DS. This information can also be found by watching the band's
Discography [ edit ]
Relient K - (2013), Collapsible Lung bass guitar and backing vocals
Relient K - (2011), Is for Karaoke bass guitar and backing vocals
Relient K - (2009), Forget and Not Slow Down bass guitar and backing vocals
Relient K - (2008), The Bird and the Bee Sides bass guitar and backing vocals, wrote and sang "The Last, the Lost, the Least"
Relient K - (2007), Five Score and Seven Years Ago bass guitar and backing vocals
Relient K - (2005), Apathetic EP bass guitar and backing vocals
Guerilla Rodeo - (2004), Ride, Rope and Destroy bass guitar and backing vocals
Relient K - (2004), guest Mmhmm vocals on "More Than Useless" and " Who I Am Hates Who I've Been"
Ace Troubleshooter - (2004), It's Never Enough lead vocals and guitar
Ace Troubleshooter - (2002), The Madness of the Crowds lead vocals and guitar
Ace Troubleshooter - (2000), Ace Troubleshooter (album) lead vocals and guitar
Ace Troubleshooter - (1999), Don't Stop a Rockin' lead vocals and guitar
Ace Troubleshooter - (1996), Back in the Shootin' Match lead vocals and guitar
References [ edit ]