JJ Savage [Joey Pettinato] is a young heavy metal, hard rock, and blues guitarist from Colonie, NY and was born in Albany, NY.
JJ has been given the nickname "The Thunderchild" and after you listen to his music you will know why. He is lead/rhythm guitarist for classic rock and blues band, The John Morse Band.
JJs favorite and preferred genre is heavy metal. Since age 11, JJ has been composing and recording his own original heavy metal music under the stage name JJ Savage, which has gotten some really amazing compliments by the surrounding metal community. Having played with some of the best musicians in the industry and the list just keeps getting bigger.
The support system he has from local and worldwide friends is amazing, and JJ would like to "THANK" each and every one of them for the awesome support.
JJ is also an advocate for anti-bullying and continues to fight for this cause. He rocks with the ability to put his Tourette Syndrome out of mind as long as a guitar is in his hands. He is also known as a hero to many children and adults alike around the world and tries to be an inspiration to others who have to battle through their disabilities to achieve their goals and dreams!