PERFORMING NATIONALLY AND INTERNATIONALLY SINCE 1997
NEWS ALERT...4th CD RELEASE
AWOL BLUES (2015)
JC CROSSFIRE, Joe Cannizzo (JC) lead guitarist, singer an songwriter, is a national and international blues recordnig artist. JC has been inspired by rich and historic blues musicians such as Stevie Ray Vaughan, Robert Cray, Eric Clapton and Buddy Guy. JC's 3rd CD "When It Comes To the Blues" is still going strong and has generated several noted reviews ..."Blues in the South - 64/100 of the best blues CDs in 2013".The essence of JC Crossfire's music is modern heart felt blues with a blues rock edge to it. Their unique brand of catchy lyrics, dynamic vocals, and riveting performances attracts audiences both young and old. Since the age of 10 the band's founder, "JC," has played his electric guitar. It was no surprise that before long the kid from Staten Island would be headlining in many of NYC's most sheik rock n' roll clubs. Few local performing artists write and perform with the depth of emotion and experience that JC has. Listeners from all walks of life will relate to his lyrics describing our trials and tribulations, our passions, and our fears. Whether it's their original songs, their well crafted covers, or their ability to provide the right music for the right audience, JC Crossfire provides "full throttle entertainment," right out of the gate.
AWOL BLUES (2015) was inspired by turbulent times and deep rooted feelings of love, life, war and triumphs. Track 10 features the first new song release in 20 years for legendary world-renowned blues artists Matt "Guitar" Murphy titled "Sunflower Mississippi".