Artful, intense, and often transcendent…imaginative, and extremely engaging. If you love a moving song and
magical madness, Joe delivers it all....the music, the lyrics, the energy, and the passion for exceptionaly well written songs -- He loves his audience, and it shows. Joe was a "Most Wanted" artist at the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival and a Mountain Stage New Song finalist. He was a recipient of a Rockefeller Foundation Songwriting Grant, which enabled him to travel around the State of New York, interview local residents, gather stories and write songs based on his experiences.