JOHN KONO RUSHLANDER
Pittsburgh Native and Point Park student John Kono Rushlander is the second musician to be selected for Point Park University’s record label, Pioneer Records, which is housed at Red Caiman Studios in Pittsburgh. Pioneer Records funded John’s self-titled EP. Before coming to Point Park to study Sports, Arts, Entertainment Management, Rushlander served four years in Iraq in the Army Infantry. John doesn’t name specific inspirations but he mentions that working musicians that live a normal life are the ones that he admires.