Justin Russo is a singer-songwriter-guitarist-pianist from Upstate New York. Russo began his career as a musician at the age of 18 by joining his older brother's band Hopewell, which focused mainly on psychedelic rock balladry and lengthy "shoegazing" soundscapes. After releasing their first record Contact on Burnt Hair Records, both brothers took a break from their own project and joined indie/experimental band Mercury Rev.
About Justin Russo
Guitarist, singer, songwriter, and pianist best known for his work with the bands Mercury Rev and The Silent League.
He joined his older brother's band, Hopewell, at age 18.
He and Mercury Rev released the album Deserter's Songs in 1998 and saw the album reach Gold status.
His brother Jason has also been a member of Hopewell and Mercury Rev.
Members of his band Mercury Rev have also played with The Flaming Lips, which features Wayne Coyne as the frontman.
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