Award Winning Artist
#1 Song, "Mess Around" Roots Music Report
#2 Album, "Tin Can Tunes" Roots Music Report
Featured on FOX 9 News, Blues in Britain Magazine, and CNET
Semi-Finalist at the IBC's in Memphis
Nominated for "Acoustic Album of the Year"- Blues Blast Magazine
SRV Tribute Show Nominated for "Best Tribute Act of the Year" - Midwest CMA
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Award winning musician from Minnesota, Joe Flip performs 150+ shows per year, and has been featured in many music magazines around the world.
His new album, "Tin Can Tunes," receiving great reviews and international radio-play, reaching #2 on the Radio Charts (Roots Music Report) and was nominated for "Acoustic Blues Album of the Year" by Blues Blast Magazine. It was also voted onto the official Grammy Ballot for nominee consideration.
His custom 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.
Some Past Performances:
"Move over, Jimi Hendrix. Joe Flip’s amazing abilities rival yours on psychedelic electric." Blues Blast Magazine
"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
"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
"Left me in awe of such a fine performance." Blues Matters Magazine
"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
"Joe Flip: Discover Real Music."
-Keeping the Blues Alive- Greece
"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
”In musician's hands, vintage oil cans become electric guitars" - SOUTHWEST BULLETIN
“Neighbors strike a chord with their labor of love” FOX 9 NEWS
"Check out Joey's hot electric guitar licks on "I Can Tell" and "Mess Around." It's a sure bet that Joey Flip is sure to be heard for years to come."
Blue Monday Monthly Magazine
Local students get music lessons from local blues musician- Woodbury Bulletin
Blues Musician Coming to the Range- Hibbing Daily Tribune
Park Grad blazes career as songwriter and guitarist- South Washington County Bulletin
Reviews from fans and customers:
"He really shined on his playing. His attention to the nuances and ferocity of Stevie’s playing made me smile. Joe Flip can play."
"Joey played our blues fest and showed his versatility going from playing in an intimate pub setting to blowing us away at the jam session. Joey helped make it a GREAT weekend fest!"
"We love having you out here each season!" - Giant's Ridge Ski Resort
"We love their music selection and energy!" - World of Beer- St Paul, MN
"You guys rock it every time!" - Cowboy Jack's
"Everyone had a great time and loved having you guys with
us. You were a hit! I already have requests from the team for a repeat performance next year." Barb Baker- Corporate Party