John Teamer AKA “Pypes” is a 24 year veteran of the United States Air Force Band who now independently contracts himself out for gigs all over the state of Alaska. You will often see him performing independently, with the Dan Mac Band or Jack Jackson’s Alaska’s Best Bands ensemble. He has performed some of America’s favorite music to include some of Motown’s greatest hits. His ability to use his almost five octave range has allowed him to mimic various artist with such accuracy many ask is it live or is it Memorex. He has traveled all over the lower 48 as well as overseas and is working on planning a tour to Japan.
Throughout his military career pypes has had the opportunity to perform with some of America's greatest talents like Constance Tower, noted for her role in General Hospital; Wilford Brimley, a prominent actor featured in several films; John Hendricks, the founder and chairman of Discovery Communications, and The New York Voices, a Grammy Award winning vocal group renowned for their excellence in jazz and the art of ensemble singing.
Since his retirement, he has with the assistance of Dan McElrath and the DanMac band produced his first album called “Out of the Blue”, celebrating his retirement of 24 years from the United States Air Force. He is now working on his second album called “Fireweed”, an all original music tribute to Alaska which will be released on Tunecore 1 Aug where he hopes to distribute his musical talent worldwide. Please welcome to the stage John “Pypes” Teamer.