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Big Joe Daddy

Big Joe Daddy
….. is the brainchild of Joey Wisgirda. Rooted in psychedelic glitch-hop, and drawing upon years of experience playing trumpet in jazz, funk, reggae, and salsa bands, where he performed with such luminaries as Alton Ellis, John Tchicai, and Joe Craven, his adventures led him to open for John Scofield, Galactic, Charlie Hunter, Pharaoh Sanders, Steve Kimock and Zigaboo Modeliste. Experiments with wahs and delay pedals led to the current evolution of laptop-driven sets utilizing Ableton Live and a live performance with a Morrison Digital Trumpet ( digitaltrumpet.au ), a special wind controller for trumpet players.
Joey was an instructor at the UCDavis experimental college from 2008-2011, teaching electronic music He is a founding member of Chillage Records and the Chillage People electronic music collective along with Spoken Bird, Elevated Mind, CharlesThe First, Urple Eeple, Secret Recipe, Suds, and Devin Kroes …