Joe Merolla

Photo: Mayuko Nakatsuka

Joe Merolla is an avant-garde cellist & bassist who has collaborated with such artists as Nonoko Yoshida, Ron Anderson, Weasel Walter, Chuck Bettis, Ras Moshe, Kenny Grohowski, Shayna Dulberger, Alex Cohen, ICP Orchestra trumpeter Thomas Heberer, & many more. A founding member of the now-defunct SSSS, which played the Moers Festival in Germany in 2010; he has since formed the film music ensemble Silver Process & improv-punk onslaught Den Svarta Fanan, & recorded and performed with doom legends Hull. Upcoming projects premiering next year include a new band with Mick Barr, Eston Browne, & Weasel Walter dubbed PROCATROSIST.

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