Joey Vera

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Joey Vera
Joey Vera (Fates Warning)3.jpg
Background information
Born (1963-04-24) April 24, 1963 (age 56)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresHeavy metal, progressive metal, power metal, thrash metal
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsBass, guitar, keyboards, vocals
Years active1982-present
Associated actsArmored Saint, Fates Warning, Anthrax, Engine, Tribe After Tribe, Seven Witches

Joseph "Joey" Vera (born April 24, 1963) is an American heavy metal bassist who is known as a member of the heavy metal band Armored Saint and the progressive metal band Fates Warning. In 2004-2005 he replaced Frank Bello in Anthrax as the band's bassist, but did not record with them.[1] He was also a member of Engine, recorded with Tribe After Tribe, and appears on the OSI album Free. His first solo album, A Thousand Faces, was released in 1994. His current solo project, A Chinese Firedrill, released an album titled Circles in 2007.[2]

Joey Vera (Fates Warning)
Joey Vera (Fates Warning)
Joey Vera (Fates Warning)
Joey Vera (Fates Warning)


With Armored Saint[edit]

as Joey Vera[edit]

With Fates Warning[edit]

With Tribe After Tribe[edit]

  • Pearls Before Swine (1997)
  • Enchanted Entrance (2002)

With Chroma Key[edit]

With Engine[edit]

With John Arch[edit]

With Seven Witches[edit]

With OSI[edit]

as A Chinese Firedrill[edit]

  • Circles (2007)

With Arch/Matheos[edit]

With Motor Sister[edit]


  1. ^ Metal Storm
  2. ^ Vera, Joey. "A CHINESE FIREDRILL". Archived from the original on 2009-05-01. Retrieved 2010-04-11.

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