Punk Rock Bassist/Vocalist

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Joe Dexter on SoundBetter

15 years professional experience writing, singing, playing bass and recording Punk Rock/Pop Punk * My band Orange signed with Epitaph Records at only age 16 and released 4 full length albums * Father is bassist for Sade.

I sing in a much lower register to most punk rock vocalists in the style of David Bowie meets Mike Ness * I can also do a great Johnny Rotten/Sex Pistols style vocal * British accent * Wrote/performed the theme song for Cartoon Networks Generator Rex * Toured with The Misfits/Bowling For Soup/Zebrahead/Reel Big Fish.

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AllMusic verified credits for Orange
  • Orange
  • Orange
  • Orange
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  • Orange
  • Orange
  • Destinee Lynn

2 Reviews

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  1. Review by Anna Yarbrough
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    Beautiful and heartfelt song!

  2. Review by Jason Meekins
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    Joe hired me to record drums on his song and I really enjoyed working with him. He was quick to respond to my messages. Great playing, great song Joe! Hope to work together again!

Interview with Joe Dexter

  1. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  2. A: Vocals with attitude. Bass lines with a punch.

  3. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  4. A: Jerry Finn, Ryan Hewitt, Gavin Mackillop, John Feldman

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: Pro Tools 11, Eleven Rack, Komplete 10, Blue Bird Mic, SM57 Mic

  7. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  8. A: Badassery. Power. Passion. Punk Rock.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: Slaying the bass. Growling out crunchy vocals.

  11. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  12. A: Pop Punk, Punk Rock, Synth Pop, Punk, Nu Wave

  13. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  14. A: Play it live.

  15. Q: How would you describe your style?

  16. A: Johnny Rotten taking Gerard Way to see David Bowie.

  17. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  18. A: 15 years.

  19. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  20. A: My dog, my dog, my dog, my dog, my dog.

  21. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  22. A: Do your research! Already know everything about them before hiring them.

  23. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  24. A: How much money are you gonna pay me?

  25. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  26. A: That Im a one trick pony. I have a huge soft spot for power ballads. Gimme stadium-seeking drums and a piano any day.

  27. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  28. A: Am I gonna have the chicken or the fish?

  29. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  30. A: The flow zone.

  31. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  32. A: I am the provider of badassery. It will be badass.

  33. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  34. A: Digital. Get with the times. Change or die.

  35. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  36. A: Me, again.

  37. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  38. A: A solo EP!

  39. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  40. A: My band Orange. We got signed when I was 16 and released 4 albums and have toured the world a dozen times over.


Terms Of Service

I will do 2 revisions on the house. 2 day delivery tops.

GenresSounds Like
  • blink-182
  • Green Day
  • David Bowie
Gear Highlights
  • Fender Mustang
  • Blue Bird Mic
  • Komplete 10
  • Waves Silver Bundle
  • CLA
  • Eleven Rack
  • Mbox Pro
  • Pro Tools 11
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