Minor7th Reviews Traveling Salesman

October 29th, 2008

By David Kleiner Notice the striking (and ecological) packaging of this CD. Iadanza dedicates the record to his grandfather, Sam -- a traveling salesman. Every detail reflects that this album is a labor of love. The songs bring to musical life the thoughts of the salesman as ...

Joe Designs the New “Gathering Time” CD Packaging

October 29th, 2008

My good friends from "Gathering Time" asked me to help them get their new CD "Songs of Hope and Freedom" done in time for Nerfa by laying out and setting their CD jacket which went to press this week. Glen and Hillary are both pretty darn good designers ...

Fan Poetry – Folk/Rock Americana Singer/Songwriter

October 28th, 2008

This poem was written by fan, friend and talented poet Peter Hammarberg - who, by the way, is deeply and lovingly connected to Christina D’Airo; illustrator of the fan art here. I never expected to have this kind of effect on folks, but I'm very touched ...

Show Announcement – Starving Artist Cafe

October 22nd, 2008

I've started looking ahead to 2009 with my first gig in City Island, NY. Friday, Feb 6th @ 8pm Starving Artist Cafe and Gallery 249 City Island Avenue, City Island, NY 10464 Free/Tip Jar $5 Suggested All Ages This has become a popular hang out and you can find many of my Tribe's ...

Video: Joe’s First Live Performance “Lorraine” Oct 2008

October 19th, 2008

This video was captured by Antonio DiMarco, a talented songwriter who attends the Canvas Open Mic that I host. I was kicking off the October 9th open stage with a new song I had just finished the day prior. It's titled "Lorraine". This is a rare look ...

WoodSongs (and Joe) at the Movies Comes to NYC

October 16th, 2008

Folksinger Michael Johnathon’s "WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour" has established a new partnership with Clearview Cinemas -- WoodSongs at the Movies -- that will bring the weekly program to big screens throughout the New York metropolitan area, preceded by 30-minute live sets by regional artists. Showtimes are Wednesday ...

First UK Review of Traveling Salesman

October 8th, 2008

Leicester Bangs is an on-line magazine featuring music reviews and features (and occasionally some other stuff). They're based in Leicester, England. The folks there just reviewed "Traveling Salesman" and here's what they had to say about it: Joe Iadanza - Traveling Salesman This album reminds me of both The Gypsy ...

Very First Fan Art!

October 8th, 2008

My new friend Christina D'Airo surprised me with this hand-drawn "Joe" drawing. It brought the biggest smile to my face this morning! I officially have "Fan Art" now. How much fun is this? Click on the thumbnail to see the full size image. Thanks Christina!!! It's so ...

Pix from Westchester’s Greatest Hits

October 4th, 2008

Here are a couple of photos from Tribe's Hill buddies, taken at September 28th's "Westchester's Greatest Hits" concert. The first is a photo of me and Glen Roethel backstage in all of our wannabe "Glam-ness". Note the bushy brown boa I'm wearing. The photo is ...