Joe Longobardi is currently the man behind the drums for Australian juggernauts The Amity Affliction, as well as Boston hardcore band Defeater. He has been playing drums since he was 17 and hasn’t stopped since. Touring the world for over a decade with acts such as Palehorse, Call It Arson, Transit, Trash Talk and Defeater. Since 2018 he has been relentlessly touring and recording with The Amity Affliction. Joe has forged a reputation as one of the best and most consistent drummers in heavy music. Joe has taken enormous amount of influence from John Bohnam, Ginger Baker, Tony Williams, Dave Lombardo and Aaron Spears.
“I’ve been playing Remo since the first time I sat down at a kit. I wouldn’t have it any other way.” -Joe Longobardi