BIOGRAPHY

Joe is a professional drummer based in Melbourne, Australia.

Starting at the age of 6 and with over 20 years experience in the music industry, Joe has toured nationally, Internationally and won various drumming awards.

Joe is booked for a variety of different genres including Pop, Rock, Country, Alternative, Folk, Hard Rock, Blues and Show band. 

Over the years he has fast become recognised earning respect within the music industry & fellow musicians.

His dedication and talent match his stage presence which proves why he continues to kick goals and aim towards higher aspirations in his career.  

 

  Some notable artists, bands and shows Joe has played drums for,

  past and present: 

  •           Shannon Noll (Multi Platinum selling and ARIA award winning Artist) 

  •          Reece Mastin (X-Factor Winner & Multi Platinum selling artist) 

  •          Scott Carne  ( Kids in The Kitchen)

  •          Dale Ryder (Boom Crash Opera)

  •          Dave Sterry (Real Life "Send me an Angel")

  •          Brian Mannix (UnCanny Xmen)

  •          100% Kylie (Kylie show starring 91.5 Light Fm personality Lucy Holmes) 

  •          Skarlet Blue (#2 ARIA single in 2011 & major International tour supports)

  •          Sam Ludeman (The Voice AU/Grease the Musical) 

  •          Jimmy Cupples (The Voice AU)

  •          Andrew Loadsman (The Voice AU) 

  •          Tan Puntarauprn (Thai Pop Artist with 5 #1 hits in Thailand)

  •          The Hiding (US College touring & Australian Radio airplay)    

  •          Taylor Sheridan (Recording Artist) 

  •          Trainwreck Trio (International Touring Country Rock Band)

  •          Stand & Deliver (80’s Tribute Show)

  •          Unlimited (Corporate Band) 

  •          Boombox (90's show) 

  •          Anthony Petrucci (Elvis artist from Ch 9 show 'Starstruck') 

  •          La Femme (Oz iconic Punk band of 'Countdown' Reunion Tour) 

Other key notes of experience include: 

 

• Extensive International tours of the east coast and west coast of the US and National tours across Australia

 

These tours included supports for acts such as Steel Panther, The Beach Boys, The Sweet, Noiseworks, Thirsty Merc, Dizzy of Guns n Roses, Shannon Noll, The Screaming Jets and more. 

 

 

• Recordings with various artists to well known producers including ARIA award nominated producer & engineer Jimi Maroudas (Eskimo Joe/Kimbra) and Phil Thelfall (360/Twoks)

          

Joe plays in various cover and original gigs around town as well, filling in for bands or covering tour dates for any artists that need a drummer

•    Joe can provide backing vocals for his artists as he is also vocally traine

 

 

•     Studies Include: song writing and song work shop fundamentals through Pat Pattison (Songwriter and mentor of John Mayer) & Studied drums with John Corniola (Daryl Braithwaite) 

 

 

•     Mentoring & coaching sessions with:

       - Mark Schulman (Drummer of P!NK, Cher, Stevie Nicks)

       - Abe Fogle (Rob Thomas)

 

 

 Joe is always looking for different ventures and opportunities to further his career, starting at a young age it is his goal to be successful as an internationally known session and touring drummer.