Joseph Daniel Principe is an American musician. He is the bass guitarist, backing vocalist, and co-founder of the American rock band Rise Against. He is also a straight edge, a vegan, an animal rights advocate, and actively promotes PETA with his band.
|Born:||November 14, 1974, Melrose Park, Illinois, United States|
|Genres:||Punk rock, hardcore punk, melodic hardcore|
|Occupation(s):||Musician, bassist, activist|
|Instruments:||Vocals, bass, guitar|
|Labels:||Fat Wreck Chords (2001–2003), Geffen (2003–2007), DGC, Interscope (2007–2015), Virgin (since 2015)|
|Associated acts:||Rise Against, 88 Fingers Louie, Dead Ending|
About Joe Principe
Bassist and backing vocalist for the political alternative rock band Rise Against, the group known for songs like "Savior" and "Prayer of the Refugee."
He started playing music when he was fifteen while attending Holy Cross High School.
He has toured with Billy Talent and Thursday.
He resides in Chicago with his wife Elena and their two children.
He is in Rise Against with Brandon Barnes.
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