Joe Liedtke, aka JoeJoeKeys, is a classically trained pianist who started playing at age 12. Since 1998, Joe has been a professional touring musician, recording artist, and piano teacher. He has appeared on numerous albums, and has extensive experience writing music in addition to recording and performing.
Joe has toured through every region of the United States, being a featured member of multiple bands. Most notably Joe toured as a member of LP Outsiders (LPO), a prominent band signed to the major publishing company Windswept Pacific along with Duncan Sheik and Spice Girls. LPO was featured on the Disney Channel show Two Hour Tour in which they opened for 98Degrees. Adding to their media prominence, LPO’s song “Lint in my Pockets” appeared on the soundtrack for Three to Tango with Neve Campbell & Matthew Perry.
Joe has shared the stage with a multitude of major acts including Joan Jett, P.O.D., The Roots, Cherry Poppin’ Daddies, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Culture Club, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, and The Mighty Mighty Bosstones. Some of Joe’s other passions include musical production, engineering, software development, and social media promotion for artists. He loves to write and perform original music, and his first full-length album as JoeJoeKeys released on September 2, 2014. Joe currently teaches piano at Rochester Academy Of Music & Art, Western New York’s largest privately-owned music school, in addition to operating Indie Music Plus.