Marco Giovino

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Marco Giovino
Born Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Genres Rock, hard rock, blues rock, folk rock, country rock
Occupation(s) Musician,
Instruments drums, percussion
Associated acts Band of Joy, Robert Plant, Patty Griffin
Website Official website

Marco Giovino is an American drummer. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts, but from childhood he lived in New York City.[1]

In 2003, Giovino accompanied in concerts the Welsh musician John Cale, and played on his album, HoboSapiens in the same year.

From 2010 to 2011 he was a member of the Band of Joy,[2] led by Robert Plant, former member of Led Zeppelin. With the group in 2010 they recorded the album Band of Joy. This album was number 8 on Rolling Stone's list of the 30 Best Albums of 2010.[3]

During his career he has collaborated with many other musicians, Including GE Smith, Norah Jones, Kylie Harris, Patty Griffin.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "MARCO GIOVINO- Friend, Drummer, producer". Amelia White. Retrieved 2014-07-16. 
  2. ^ "Achilles Last Stand". Led Zeppelin. Retrieved January 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ "30 Best Albums of 2010". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2014-07-16. 
  4. ^ "Reunion Blues Gig Bags & Cases – Artists – Marco Giovino (Robert Plant's Band of Joy)". Reunionblues.com. Retrieved 2014-07-16. 

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