Joey Kelly



One of musicís most distinctive voices, Joey has won acclaim worldwide for both his insightful solo work and as the Charismatic Lead Vocalist for many bands like Bopster, Rock City, The Rydim Squad, Jack Butler, All Mobbed Up, The Joey Kelly All Stars & (of course!) Buddy Love, the recently reunited powerpop quartet that took America by storm in 1980.

Through the years, Joey has performed, toured and recorded with some of the best: Anton Fig, Will Lee, Michael and Randy Brecker, Ray Gomez, Rick Derringer, Steve Holley, Robert Gordon, Kenny Aaronson , Bobby Chouinard, Doug Lubhan, Steve Marriot, Chris & Tina Frantz, Buster Cherry Jones, Vinnie Zummo, Tommy Mandel, David Malachowski, Tommy Byrnes, Graham Maby, Matts Wilander (Virgin Records Sweden), Dino Danelli & Gene Cornish, Elliot Murphy, The Uptown Horns, Phil Grande, Chris Spedding, Otis Blackwell, Blondie Chaplin, Jim Keller, Tony Beard, Jimmy Mack, Earl Slick, Steve Merola, Mike Shrieve, Hilly Michaels, Thommy Price, Frankie Eldorado, Steve Augeri, Ritchie Cannata, Robbie Alter, Mark Cunningham, Joe Vasta, Ed Roynesdal, A.J.Pero, Tony Aiello, Lee Crystal, John "Zeek" Criscione, Tony Salinas, Frank Infante, Richard LLoyd, Johnny Rao, Dee Meyers and many, many more.

As a songwriter, Joey has co-written hits with a diverse group of artists. As a Record Producer and Engineer, heís worked with many of the biggest names in music. His collective works have left an imprint on Producing, Engineering and Musical Direction that have truly been major events.

Buddy Love at their First reunion show, Sept 2007

Joey has been trying his hand at Jingle & Voice Over Work for Video Games & Commercials, where he admits it's harder than it seems. Joey has done commercials for Dannon, Toyota, Procter &  Gamble, Korbel, Panasonic, Nascar, 7up, MTV, VH1 & Dell to name a Few ď In Brooklyn where stories of THE BRILL BUILDING work ethic ran wild, you know, the ones about hard work, long hours and many disappointments, this type of work right here would have to be the closest thing to it!"