Come Dance the night away !
2013 Inductee into the Blues Hall of Fame!
A guitarist since the age of 10, Moss was given his passport into the blues world by Buddy Scott, who noticed Moss at a jam session at Rosa’s Blues Lounge in Chicago. Soon, Moss was playing seven nights a week as a member of Buddy’s Rib Tip band. Moss’ guitar skills quickly became notorious on the local scene and made him an in-demand sideman. In 1996 Joe started his own band and has recorded and toured constantly to date. Some of the people he had the pleasure of playing with include: Buddy Guy, Little Milton,Willy “Big Eyes” Smith, Lurrie Bell, Zora Young, Charles Wilson, Lil’ Smokey Smothers, Syl Johnson, Big Time Sarah, Barkin’ Bill Smith, Lefty Dizz, Magic Slim, A.C. Reed, Billy Branch,Walter Scott, Hollywood Scott, Mike Wheeler, James Wheeler and Little Mack Simmons. Joe has backed these artists all over the world.
Joe has recorded 5 Albums with his own band The Joe Moss band.
“Joe is one of our favorite performers at Buddy Guy’s Legends” (Buddy’s world famous club) “He is Energetic, A Strong Guitarist And Always A Crowd Pleaser.” -Buddy Guy
“…MOSS HAD THE AUDIENCE ROCKIN’ AND JIVIN’ as he moved into the crowd, entertaining them with his own brand of music”
“He Plays Head And Shoulders Above Contenders!”
-Vintage Guitar Magazine