Joseph recently played on a song from Pianist/Composer/Arranger/Producer Vadim Baikov titled, "Loneliness". This remote recording session was facilitated and in partnership with SoundBetter.com. Vadim is located in Moscow Russia and JPM in Henderson, Nevada. The other musician's who played on Vadim's original composition are located around the world, dubbed - "The International Project" with Vadim Baikov. Watch below or click this link.
Joseph appears on two song's in the Smooth Jazz Top 20 Radio Charts. Carol Albert's "Chasing Waterfalls (radio remix)" and Michael J. Thomas, "My Love". As of the week of July 21st, Carol's song reached #5 (also #1 on the Groove Media Charts) and Michael's song reached #18. Joseph played electric bass on both tracks and they were produced by the incomparable Trammell Starks.
"Chasing Waterfalls" made it in the Top of Smooth Jazz Charts (#4) and Groove Music Charts (#19) for 2018. Michael J. Thomas song, "My Love" made the Top 100.
JPM appears on Michael Tolcher's new album titled, "Elemental" playing on the songs: "Multicolored Glasses", "Suggestion Box", "Beer" and "Orion's Belt". For those that may be unaware, Joseph played bass and toured with Michael in 2003 opening for Gavin Degraw and Maroon 5. You can read more about that tour in the post from 10/7/2003.
Currently Michael is promoting this album opening for Chicago and REO Speedwagon on a summer tour (2018). Michael will be playing a solo acoustic set prior to REO Speedwagon taking the stage. Pick up a copy of "Elemental" and catch Michael on tour this summer. Visit: MichaelTolcher.com for more info and follow Michael on Facebook.
JPM recently signed a contract with Cirque Du Soleil as an "On-Call Artist" for the residency show "KA" located at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. As an "On-Call Artist" JPM will be playing bass on a "as needed basis".
Note: Derek Jones is the house bassist for KA and he recently celebrated his 6,000th show. JPM in effect, will be subbing for Derek when he is unavailable for the show.