Joe D’Avanzo is a freelance producer, songwriter and vocal coach. Joe has produced several independent acts for many years.
Before specializing in producing, Joe spent a large part of his musical career writing, performing and touring in many of his own bands in Toronto. From 1993-2008 Joe’s bands went on to win Major rock radio songwriting contests, released independent cds, opened for bands such as the Tea Party, Nuno Bettencourt and The Headstones and worked with world renowned producer Ron St.Germain (Soundgarden, Creed,311) at Longview Farms Studios in Boston. Today Joe still performs live with his original band Lotus Magnet and with his acoustic duo Simple Cell.
Joe also has put his passion into creating production and staging for kids summer camp programs, is providing private vocal coaching and is an instructor at Merriam Music in the Band Chops program.