Joe Orlando
Joe Orlando
Joe Orlando
Joe Orlando
About Joe Orlando
Joe Orlando

Joe Orlando is founder and musical director of THE CRYERS, one of America's top independent bands currently performing across the United States and Canada.

He is a vocalist, bassist, guitarist and composer and has performed across the United States as a solo artist.

Brooklyn born and bred, singer, songwriter, Joe Orlando has a myriad of musical influence growing up in a multicultural environment. Being of Hispanic origin, Joe's father would play 78s on the turntable from the great Latin crooners of the 40's and 50's. Joe's mother loved TV and all of the musical variety shows at the time, exposing Joe to early rock & roll, classical and country music. The British Invasion and the Psychedelic '60s and all the great groups of the time is easily identified in Joe's work, combined with his own life experiences and unique personal style.

He is also an accomplished musical instructor and co-owner of the Monmouth Academy of Musical Arts, New Jersey's Premier Music Teaching Facility.

Latest News
Joe Orlando
Fall Tour

The Cryers have kicked off their Fall Tour with Denny Laine on Sept. 8 in Ohio. You still have a chance to help us celebrate 50 years of music and stories throughout Denny's career, including his time with Paul McCartney & Wings and The Moody Blues. The remaining tour includes stops in Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida. Check out thecryers.com/tour for dates, tickets, and venue info, and follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/thecryersrockon/ for the latest updates from the road. We hope to see you rockin' out on there with us!

July Performances

It's going to be a rockin' summer as The Cryers hit the road to open for Joey Molland on June 29 at the Ram's Head and on July 3 at the Sellersville Theater. Later in July, we will be joining Denny Laine and Terry Sylvester to perform at Tunes on the Dunes on July 17 in Westerly, RI. On July 22, we will be back in our home state of New Jersey for a night of original music with Nalani & Sarina at The Vault in Berlin, NJ. We look forward to meeting old friends and rockin' along with our fans as we perform cuts from both Rock & Roll Holiday and our soon-to-be-released album.