Joe started playing the drums at the early age of five years old under the direct instruction of his father who was a professional drummer. Joe has played with national acts such as Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush (Columbia Records), The Good Rats (Warner Brothers), Gary Tallent (of the E-Street Band), China Sky (CBS), and the legendary New Jersey rock band Phantom’s Opera, which consisted of musicians who are currently in the band Bon Jovi. He has also recorded albums with Pat Travers (Blues Tracks/Shrapnel Records), guitar virtuosos Stephen Ross (Stephen Ross/Shrapnel Records), and Howe II (High Gear/Shrapnel Records) that included a national tour. He recorded and performed with Adrian Dodz and he recorded and completed a European tour that included 3 countries with the highly touted band, Shadow Gallery (Magna Carta Records)

Joe "The Volcano"