JOEY B.BANKS- 2010 and 2011 Grammy Nominee,Percussionist, Music Producer, Music Educator, Madison Scout Alumni, and Creative and Performing Arts Manager for Boys and Girls Club of Dane County.
Joey B. Banks is a performer, music producer, music educator and 2010, 2011 Grammy nominated artist. He is a teacher of the "Joey B." drum method, 2011 "TOP NOTCH" teacher award winner, and the Creative and Performing Arts manager for Boys and Girls Club of Dane County. Joey B. also teaches private drum lessons at Madison Music Foundry. Joey B. is a graduate of the Musicians Institute of Technology in North Hollywood CA. and was a member of the world famous Madison Scout Drum and Bugle Corps organization from 1975-1986 where he became a world class snare drummer.
Joey B. Banks has performed and recorded drums with many groups over the past two decades Some notable artist Joey B. has performed with are Clyde Stubblefield, Luther Allison, Koko Taylor, Roscoe Mitchell, Billy Flynn, Barrellhouse Chuck, John Primer, Billy Branch, Lindsey Alexander. Nick Moss, Wayne Baker Brooks, Bobby Bryan, Rockin' Johnny Burgin, Pistol Pete, Michael Coleman, Nick Moss, Paul Filipowicz, Fast Company, Charles Walker Band, Little Jimmy and the Black Birds, Universal Soul, Adam Isaac and the People, Charlie Brooks, Tina Moore, Shanna Jackson, Skyler Jett, Cynthia Robinson, Harlan Jefferson, and 3 time grammy nominee Bobby Messano.
These days you can see Joey B. performing with, The Tuesday Night Squad, The Big Payback, Jim Schwall Band, Honor Among Thieves, Weapons of Mass Defunktion,Steely Dane, Harlan Jefferson and the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County Black Star Drum Line.