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Joey Cape

Joey Cape



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Hometown: San Francisco, CA (USA)

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Joey Cape is an American singer, songwriter and producer. Active since 1989, Cape is best known as the frontman of the seminal Calfornia punk rock band Lagwagon, who have released seven studio albums to date (2008). In addition to his work with Lagwagon he was the lead vocalist for the experimental band Bad Astronaut until they disbanded due to death of drummer Derrick Plourde and is also the guitarist in the cover band Me First and the Gimme Gimmes.

In addition, Joey Cape released a split CD with Tony Sly of No Use for a Name, featuring acoustic versions of Lagwagon and No Use For a Name songs. Both Cape and Sly also contributed one unreleased/new song to the split. Cape's was entitled, 'Violet', a song written for his daughter of the same name. He has also contributed a song called 'Minus' for the album Protect: A Benefit for the National Association to Protect Children.

Related Bands

Bad Astronaut, Lagwagon, Me First and The Gimme Gimmes

Reviews

Joey Cape / Tony Sly Acoustic Volume 2

Joey Cape / Tony Sly

Acoustic Volume 2 (2012)

Fat Wreck Chords

Joey Cape Doesn't Play Well With Others

Joey Cape

Doesn't Play Well With Others (2011)

self-released

Joey Cape / Jon Snodgrass Liverbirds

Joey Cape / Jon Snodgrass

Liverbirds (2010)

The Crank Lab

Joey Cape Bridge

Joey Cape

Bridge (2008)

Suburban Home

Joey Cape / Tony Sly Acoustic

Joey Cape / Tony Sly

Acoustic (2004)

Fat Wreck Chords

Joey Cape / Tony Sly Acoustic

Joey Cape / Tony Sly

Acoustic (2004)

Fat Wreck Chords

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Interviews

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Joey Cape (Lagwagon)

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 8:00 PM (EST)

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Joey Cape

Monday, August 13, 2012 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

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Joey Cape (Scorpios)

Monday, July 15, 2013 at 8:00 PM (EDT)

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Videos: Chris Cresswell (The Flatliners) records solo album with help from Joey Cape (Lagwagon)
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Videos: Joey Cape: "Canoe" (live on Exclaim TV)
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