Joe Purdy

Joe Purdy
Joe Purdy - Someones Singing with Me

JOE PURDY IS AN INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED SINGER/SONGWRITER WHO HAS RELEASED FOURTEEN ALBUMS OVER THE LAST FIFTEEN YEARS. HIS LATEST ALBUM, "WHO WILL BE NEXT?" IS DEEPLY ROOTED IN THE TRADITION OF ARTISTS SUCH AS PETE SEEGER, WOODY GUTHRIE, PHIL OCHS, BOB DYLAN AND OTHERS AS A SEARING COMMENTARY OF OUR TURBULENT TIME. PURDY'S DETERMINATION TO HONOR THE GIANTS OF AMERICAN FOLK MUSIC WHILE APPLYING HIS FORMIDABLE SKILLS AS A WRITER AND VOCALIST REVEAL JOE AS A COMPASSIONATE OBSERVER AND PARTICIPANT IN OUR TIMES.
AMERICAN FOLK MARKS JOE'S FIRST FORAY INTO ACTING.

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Genre: Folk
Subgenre: Americana
From: Los Angeles, CA