- Joe Doria
Infobox Musical artist
Name = Joe Doria
Img_capt = Joe Doria's McTuff, with Andy Coe & Dvonne Lewis
Landscape = yes
Background = non_vocal_instrumentalist
Genre = jazz, funk, rock
URL = http://www.joedoriamusic.com/
Joe Doria is an American
Hammond Organkeyboardist from Seattle, Washington. Playing many styles Doria backs solo artists from the Seattle area and is a member of several Seattle based groups, some of which have toured nationally. These include his own Joe Doria Trio and McTuff as well as The Drunken Masters, Skerik's Syncopated Taint Septet, AriSawkaDoria, Swampdweller and The Last Mile.
Descriptive reviews of his playing are as various as his styles. Examples include "all solid... omni present... (and the) backbone holding it all down." [ [http://lineout.thestranger.com/2006/08/20-week/ Wonka + Vader = Skerik CD release at Tractor] Trent Moorman, "the stranger", August 20, 2006, Retrieved
November 29 2007] His "deft... tasteful roadhouse temperament never allows the pieces to veer off course." [ [http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/article.php?id=1201 Skip Heller: Fakebook] C. Michael Bailey, "All About Jazz", February 24, 2004, Retrieved November 29 2007] He "never lets his immense chops get in the way of momentum or soul." [ [http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/Content?oid=419056 Jazz/Not Jazz At Earshot, It's Not an Important Distinction] Christopher DeLaurenti and Jonathan Zwickel, "The Stranger", October 17, 2007, Retrieved November 29 2007]
Performances in Fall of 2007 include The Joe Doria Trio with Chris Spencer on guitar and Byron Vannoy on drums and McTuff with Skerik on saxophone, Andy Coe on guitar and Dvonne Lewis on drums.
* [http://www.allaboutjazz.com/php/musician.php?id=15064 AriSawkaDoria] Edward Zucker, "All About Jazz", Retrieved
November 29 2007
* [http://www.joedoriamusic.com/ Joe Doria] - official site
* [http://www.myspace.com/joedoria Joe Doria] at
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