Full Name: Edward F. Johnson
Nick Name: Ed
Email Address:
Street Address Line 1: 910 N Lake Shore Dr
Street Address Line 2: #1017
City, State, Zip: Chicago, IL 60611
Bands played in: Dynels, Rogues, Cloud Nine, Big M Review, Funky Soul Train
Instruments played in the band: Guitar, occasional Bass, Saxes, Xylophone and Contra Bass Clarinet when very spaced out.
Profession: Mostly retired from Consumer Lending/Banking Career
URL of personal website:
Interests and hobbies:

Music of most kinds, computers, travel, trying to stay in touch with those who matter.

The most significant events since playing in the band(s)
  • Married for 20 years then divorced ... no kids.

  • Survived 520 days in Army - 415 in Viet Nam ... not that I was counting every freaking day.

  • 6 years in Charlotte

  • 11 years in CT

  • 4 years in Chicago

  • 4 years in Monterey, CA

  • back in Chicago since 1997.

  • Traveled to Alaska, Costa Rica, Puerto Rico, Cruised Caribbean, Hawaii, Canada, UK, France, Austria, Hungry, Italy, Spain, Morocco, Japan, China, 

  • Taking fingerpicking Guitar lessons at Old Town School of Folk Music (6500 adult and 1800 adolescent students-great program!)

  • Found true love of my life Judy.

Types of music now liked

Broad range of interests. 

Words of wisdom:

Reasonable men adapt to the world around them. Unreasonable men expect the world to adapt to them. Therefore, all progress is made by unreasonable men. Georege Bernand Shaw.