Award Winning Artist
Some Past Performances:
Played with/Opened up for:
"Where Ry Cooder collides with working man's blues, these guys are so down home and so proficient. While their originals are spot on, they take covers to places you never imagined as well. Hot stuff." -Midwest Record
"A brilliant all around album!"
-The Bear Blues Radio Show Aycliffe UK
"A simply superb album, every track is a gem. The best album I've heard so far this year and it will take some time beating." - Still Got The Blues, Zetland FM, UK
"Excellent new album!" Cross Blues Radio Station France
"With a laid back tempo somewhat like JJ Cale, "IJ" has a cool melody and super underlying guitar lead." Bman's Blues Report
"Joe Flip: Discover Real Music."
-Keeping the Blues Alive- Greece
Award winning musician, Joe Flip, performing 150+ shows per year, with his hand-made oil can guitars, is now receiving international radio-play and recognition for his many talents.
His new album, "Tin Can Tunes," charted #2, along with his song, "Mess Around," charting #1 on the international Radio Charts earning him a 2019 Blues Blast Magazine Music Award nomination. Joe also represented Minnesota at the 2019 International Blues Competition in Memphis, TN.
His hand-made oil can guitars, "Hayburners," have been sold all over the world and have been featured on FOX 9 News, Blues in Britain Magazine, CNET, and The Drive Magazine.
Not only content with performing, Joe also serves as a music teacher and promoter of "Blues for Kids," a music education program he created at the 501c3 non-profit organization, "Discover Music". The program is known for organizing workshops at schools and festivals with the mission of teaching children of all ages about the Blues music genre with harmonica and guitar.
"Joe’s slide guitar work on this CD is the golden thread that weaves this tapestry of great music together."
-Blue Monday Magazine
“Filled with both barroom boogie savvy and expressive plaintive guitar.”
– Jon Bream, Star Tribune Newspaper
“Joe has skillfully blended styles here, showing that he is a guitar player equally at home plugged in or acoustic. There are plenty of instrumentals to showcase his guitar skills and several attractive vocal rockers, so something for most blues fans to enjoy.”
-Blues Blast Magazine
"He really shined on his playing. Joe Flip can play."
"This new album by Tony Cuchetti & Joe Flip is a brilliant piece of Blues magic, demonstrating how the Blues can and should be showcased. They are among a handful of artists that are truly keeping the Blues alive. Joe and Tony are diamonds in the Blues Rough." -Blues Highway 61
"Left me in awe of such a fine performance."
- Blues Matters Magazine
"This album is pure listening pleasure. Hear that amazing Hayburner and then be thrilled with the way everything fits together. Highly recommended!" -Making a Scene Magazine
"When I first heard Tommy C, I played it 10 consecutive times on my way to work and is my most listened to song of the year." -The Bear Blues Show- Aycliffe Radio
"You won’t be able to keep from clapping or stomping along" Blues Blast Magazine
"Genius builds guitars out of old oil cans, world becomes better place, guitars made from vintage oil cans might be the best thing you'll hear all day." - CNET