A prolific songwriter, Joey has written hundreds of songs of many genres. Melodic, passionate pop/rock tunes just seem to pour out of him. An excellent pianist and guitarist with over fifteen years of professional experience as a musician, Joey’s superb instrumental skills pull you into his music and his emotionally raw lyrics and catchy melodies keep you there. Influenced by Elton John, Journey and Ben Folds Five, Joey can be seen performing live with his band, or working the crowd at the New York New York Hotel Casino.
Some words that come to mind when seeing this artist are: Amazing. Fantastic. Brilliant. Multi-faceted. Unbelievable. And simply incredible.
Joey Riedel has performed over the past 20 years for thousands of grateful ears. An inspiration to musicians all around, this multi-instrumentalist sings, plays guitar like no other, tickles the ivory keys, blows the trumpet, writes and records his own songs and albums, and does one of the best Elton John voices in his tribute act.
Performing in the City of Sin for the past 10 years at the Famous Dueling Piano Bar inside the New York New York Casino, Joey has wowed audiences night after night from all over the country. Here, he has honed his skills at the Baby Grand piano and developed an impressive vocal range that allows him to duplicate the voices of many famous artists. Influenced by many of the greats throughout the years from classical to jazz to rock to pop to progressive, Joey has always been very drawn to the sound and styles of Sir Elton John which has enabled him to impersonate the Rocket Man as well.