About Joel Z

Joel Z is a songwriter, pianist and vocalist. His jazz influenced songwriting and vocal style has drawn comparisons to Steely Dan, Randy Newman, Joe Jackson and Mose Allison.  His recently released debut album “Down on Jones Street” chronicles his years living, working and writing on downtown NYC's Jones Street. The album was recorded and produced by Craig Dreyer at Mighty Toad Studios in Brooklyn, with horn arrangements by Jay Collins. Joel has performed regularly at local venues including The Bitter End, Pianos, The Delancey, The Way Station and others.  He is currently working on his second record.