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Hello, I am an experienced guitarist, that has been performing in the Colorado music scene for over 30 plus years.

I have spent a majority of time working with the blues classic rock outfit the Joe C. Wails Gang. Currently holding down guitar chores for the Zach Murphy Band, doing some acoustic shows, and revamping the Joe C. Wails Gang for Fall 2021

Joe Candelario - Solo Acoustic: 2012 - Current
Joe C. Wails Gang - Classic Rock/Blues: 1994 - Current
Zach Murphy Band - Classic Rock: 2020 - Current
Black Water - Country Rock: 2021

Fred Zeppelin (Led Zeppelin): 2013-2014
Nick Of Time (Bonnie Raitt): 2019 - 2021

*Prohibition (Theater Play)
*composed Flameco musical piece

Released Four Original CD's
Delicate Nature of Entropy (2008)
Blackwater Recital (2015)
Pangea (2018)
The Big Engine (2020)

I am no stranger to blues, rock, metal, jazz, R&B and country genres. I know or have performed over 500 plus covers, in all the above mentioned genres.

I am available for any project, cover, tribute or even original.
I have pro gear, and a solid dedicated work ethic. If you need a guitarist, reach out. I could be your guy.

Screen name:
Member since:
Mar 23 2015
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week


GTR: EVH, SRV, Richie Blackmore, Jeff Beck, Joe Bonamassa, David Gilmour, Al DiMeola, Robin Trower

BANDS: RUSH, VH, Iron Maiden, Foo Fighters, Deep Purple, AC/DC, Rainbow, The Police, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd

GENRES: British Blues Rock, 70-80's Classic Rock, 90's Alt Rock (Grunge), 90s Country, 80's New Wave, NWOBHM.

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Acoustic Guitar:


2 PRS Custom CE 24, Les Paul, Fender Strat,
Taylor Acoustic, Ibanez Nylon, Takamine 12 String, Dean Resonator (Dobro).

Marshall Amplification
Assortment of Pedals.




25 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601

Past Events

1760 Broad St, Unit A, Milliken, CO 80543.

2420 W Main St, #110, Littleton, CO

Spark Theater Presents
Prohibition Play (Debut)
4847 Pearl Street Suite B4
Boulder, CO 80301

Blues, Brews, and Tattoo's 2021
Jordinelli's Bar
25 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601

Burly Brewing presents
The Zach Murphy Band
680 Atchison Way, Unit 700, Castle Rock, CO 80109

Blues, Brews and Tattoo's 2021
West End Lounge
Joe Candelario (Solo Acoustic)
127 W Fourth St, Loveland, CO 80537

The Alley Presents
The Zach Murphy Band
2420 W Main St, #110, Littleton, CO 80120

Short Set Sunday
The West End Lounge
127 W 4th St, Loveland, CO 80537

Lost Lake Lounge
3602 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206

Trailside Saloon
10360 Colorado Blvd, Thornton, CO 80229

Avogadro's Number - Wendy Woo w/Joe Candelario
605 S Mason St, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Acoustic Showcase

Toad Tavern
5302 S Federal Cir, Littleton, CO 80123

The Railsplitters w/ Joe Candelario
The Brighton Armory Performing Center
300 Strong St, Brighton, CO 80601

Acoustic Evening with Joe Candelario
Cinco De Mayo
Big Thompson Brewery
114 E 15th St, Loveland, CO 80538

25 N Main St, Brighton, CO 80601

Acoustic Evening @ Big Thomson Brewery
114 E 15th St, Loveland, CO 80538

Blackwater Recital @ Nixon's Smokehouse Tavern.

Nixon's Rocky Mountain Smokehouse & Tavern
6520 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525

Blackwater Recital Debut Show @ Cassidy's Bar & Grill
15 S Parish Ave, Johnstown, CO 80534
8:30 to 12:30

Benefit Show for Autumn Marx:
Featuring Joe Candelario, The Drones, and Cherrywood

Herman's Hideaway
1578 S Broadway, Denver, CO 80210

Blues, Brews and Tattoos
Joe Candelario @ Jordenelli's Bar and Grill
22 N Main St.
Brighton, CO 80601

Acoustic Evening with Joe Candelario
Kokopelli Brewing Company - 8931Harlan St. Westminster, CO

Blues, Brews, and Tattoo's - Acoustic evening with Joe Candelario

Acoustic Evening with Joe Candelario (Joe C. Wails) Brews, Blues, and Tattoo's

Acoustic Evening with Joe Candelario (Joe C. Wails) Brews, Blues, and Tattoo's

Sitting in with the Band FOG at the Sand Box Grill in Lochbuie, CO
100 County Road 37 Brighton, CO 80603 (303) 659-3099

Lake Ave. Inn - 2181 Lake Ave, Thornton, CO
Joe C. Wails performing from 8pm-11pm
Classic Rock, Blues, R&B and everything in between