fun, interesting, and full of surprises”

Skope Magazine

tasty, funky grooves”


I feel like I’ve been hiding under a rock by just discovering Joe Olnick’s music”

Frank McClue/Music You Can Use

Any fans of hard-hitting, rock-leaned instrumental music with a progressive, experimental backbone will completely fall in love with this group”

Daniel Boyer/Burned Out Borders blog

Joe Olnick Band

The Joe Olnick Band is a trio that writes and performs original, groove-based instrumental jazz/funk, in the vein of Soulive as well as Medeski, Martin & Wood.

Experienced band members have played venues such as World Cafe Live (Philadelphia), York Fairgrounds, Wetlands (NYC) in various projects over the years.   The latest album has been well received by radio stations, with airplay verified on over 130 independent stations, and the band again hitting the  national college radio charts.

Availability:  Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from April to November 2019.  Primarily mid-Atlantic US region.  Band will be projecting video this year during headlining performances.