Thank you to all who came out to Biketoberfest in Spartanburg, SC this past weekend! It was a blast playing outside in the beautiful fall weather! It was great playing along side Stephaniesid of Ashville, NC. Hope to see you at the RadioRoom in Greenville this Thursday!!!
LET THE SUMMER BEGIN!!! Yes, it’s been quite awhile. BUT, most importantly, we’re back in action. By action, we mean, this summer is shaping up to be a fun one! We’ve got some great shows lined up and some new music to share! Be sure to check out our music at www.reverbnation.com/joietheband and come be our friend on Facebook! For the local nuggets - we’re playing in Greenville, SC @ The Radio Room on Saturday (May 26) night! A bit of party grass, added to a pinch of folk, blended with an indie alternative kick, topped off with a dash of whiskey… or the whole bottle if you prefer…it’s gonna be an awesome blend!
We hope to see you at a future show…there’s a free demo in it for you.
Boy is this shapin up to be an amazing month for joie. We have been lucky enough to play and schedule a show for every weekend in January!!! And it’s all thanks to y’all!!! Thank you for all the love and support!! Let’s keep the streak going and make this year the year of joie.
1/13 black iron gathering, whiskey gentry, and joie. 5 points pub. Cola, sc
1/22 goodman brown band, joie. Radio room Wpbr. Gville sc
1/28 sea wolf mutiny, Steph Stewart and the boyfriends, joie. The pinhook. Durham, nc
Wow… We need to keep up more with our tumblr account…
Anyway!!! The end of the year is near, eh. So thanks to club chameleon in Spartanburg, sc joie. Is putting on a “very joie.-ful christmas show” dec. 9th!!!! The club is the place that got us started, so why not end an amazing year at the place that gave us a chance!!! Come on out and don’t forget to wear your most amazing Xmas sweater!!!
Also we are wanting to kick of the new year with some amazing shows and are tryin to set up a mini tour…
We have a really awesome show already set up for
Jan. 13th with the black iron gathering and the whiskey gentry at 5 points pub!!!!
If you know of any place that’s tryin to get some acts, please let us know!!!
Sorry it’s been so long!!! Joie. Decided to take a couple months to get through work, write some new stuff, and really get our act together… The time has come for that to end! We have some really exciting things in the future for joie. Including recording time and some really big shows! We’ve added a few new things to the band to give us that full sound we’ve been craving. Thank you do much for being patient, we promise it was worth it!
just want to shout out to the Hubbub for an amazing event saturday night. i hope you raised a lot of money for an wonderful cause! thank you to everyone who came out in support of joie., the other musicians, and the artists in residence! we had a blast! :D
thanks again for all your love and support and we hope to see you for a bigger and better show next year!
Also we were chosen as one of the 8 finalist to compete as “the next big thing”, a fundraiser held by Spartaburgs own hub-bub!!!! It’s going to be an amazing event and everyone can vote for joie. At www.nextbigthing2011.com!!!!
So basically the fall holds some good times to be had by all. We are working on some potential shows in the raleigh/Durham area and maybe a festival or two…
so it’s been a little while since we’ve updated the page, but we’ve had some really good stuff happening! you finally got a PA system?! no we still haven’t but it’s well on it’s way. the big news is the upcoming shows we have booked this fall! we have been very fortunate to have all the positive feedback that we’ve had and it is turning into some amazing opportunities. first off, on august 25th (that’s a thursday folks… get over it) we are playing at the one and only, smiley’s acoustic cafe! show will start around 9:00 or so but get there whenever, because they have an amazing food and drink selection. now for the most exciting news of all. Joie. has been asked to be the opening band, for the opening band, for the headliner of COLLEGEFEST 2011 in spartanburg, sc!!!!! :D WEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! collegefest is essentially a welcome back party for all the college students in the upstate area, held in the streets of downtown spartanburg! it’s going to be a blast and it is on september 8 (yes another thursday, but get over it)!!!!!!! we’re getting there folks, we’re getting there!
so joie. has had some very exciting things happen within the last few weeks. first of all we played our live rehearsal show which went amazingly well (thank you for all who came out and all the love and support!!), we have been working on some new stuff (covers and non-covers), aaaaaaand we have been booking more gigs! WHOOOOOOO! so here are some of the most important dates of your lives…
july 8th. fatso’s. greenville, sc
july 15th. potential show. keep ya posted
august 5th. fatso’s. greenville, sc
august 24th. hairspray. asheville, nc
we hope to be adding more to this little list of ours, but that’s an amazing start and thank you in advance to the venues for allowing to come and show our music!
So Joie. Is super excited about the fact that the gracious owners of club chameleon in Spartanburg, sc are Allowing us to take over their wonderful venue to have a live rehearsal!!!! Live rehearsal?! What’s that, you say… Well, Joie. Is so eager to get in front of people and share our music that we thought we could let the public in on a practice of sorts. The gig will be totally casual, fairly hilarious, and a lot o fun!!! Come on out, have a few beers, and enjoy some live music…