Joe ‘Daddy’ Warner began his musical journey as a street musician on the streets and boardwalks of Venice Beach, California.
After moving up the coast to Ventura County, Joe graduated from playing the streets to performing in west coast clubs & blues festivals.
Thoughout the 1990's Joe played with various groups including: The Step Sons, The Dan Pollack Blues Band, The Signifiers and Little Jonny & The Giants.
In the Step Sons, Joe met and performed with his musical blues mentor, Buddy Smith.
During this period Joe also backed notable Blues performers that include, Snooky Pryor, Big Joe Duskin, Kim Wilson, Junior Watson, Mitch Kasmar, Little Jonny Lawton and Bonnie Raitt.
In 2013, Joe returned to his west coast blues roots and organized the ‘Blues Guild’ a group of musicians dedicated the traditional American Blues genre.
Joe Daddy and the Guild's players hosted a weekly traditional Blues jam near Old Town in Albuquerque, NM.
From the guild’s players, Joe assembled his latest groups,
'The Amazing Honeyboys' and
'The Soul Twisters''
and now performs regularly in New Mexico and the Albuquerque area.