Our Engineer: Joseph DeJarnette
Joseph “Joebass” DeJarnette has been playing and recording traditional American music for over ten years. As a founding member of The WIYOS (performing with and producing the group’s recordings from 2002 to 2009), he has toured the US, England, Sweden, France, Canada and the Netherlands concluding in 2009 with 29 dates on the Bob Dylan/ Willie Nelson tour. He has performed at the Newport Folk Festival, Lincoln Center, Clifftop Appalachian Stringband Festival, the Barbican Theater in London, and many others. He has worked in the studio with many artists including the Carolina Chocolate Drops, The Sweetback Sisters, and Light and Hitch. He has taught bass at festival workshops internationally and was featured in the 2009 BBC documentary “Folk America”. More importantly, he has been the house and studio engineer and frequent performer and actor on the Floyd Radio Show for all 5 seasons!