Josh Joplin Group

Josh Joplin Group

Josh Joplin was born in Washington DC and will die in New York City. Between these two events Josh will have dropped out of school at the age of 15; by16 he will have traveled back and forth across the US and Canada several dozen times in a bright orange 1976 VW Campervan. Somewhere in that time, while only knowing a handful of chords for guitar, and having a knack for remembering only the simplest Appalachian murder ballad, he guilelessly declares himself a folk singer and changes his name to Joplin.

By18, Josh will have boldly moved... more