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Bassist Johnny Pisano Performs Acoustic Guitar on the Next LIVE GingerNewYork TV Show in Manhattan
Johnny Pisano's Punk Rock Pizzeria will Appear with Co-Hosts Alex Alexander and Ginger Broderick at the Manhattan Neighborhood Network TV Studios in New York City. RSVP for Studio Audience. Friday, July 13, 2018. Spectrum Ch. 34 & HD 1995, 2pm.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Bass Player, Johnny Pisano has toured internationally in the music scene for over 30 years. Working with artists both in recording studios and on the road, Johnny Pisano has performed alongside Bruce Springsteen, Billie Joe Armstrong, Steven Van Zandt, Alice Cooper, Joan Jett, Mike Peters, Ryan Adams, Willie Nile, Jesse Malin, Deborah Harry, Kate Pierson (B-52's), Leonard Graves Phillips (The Dickies), Cheetah Chrome, Peter Criss, David Johansen, Robert Gordon, Jimmy Vivino, Glen Matlock, Handsome Dick Manitoba, The Counting Crows, Nancy Pelosi, Fred Armisen ("SNL"), and many, many more. Johnny's various bass lines, songwriting, and vocal contributions can be heard on Ryan Adams' "Rock N Roll" and "Love Is Hell Part 1, and Part 2," Marky Ramone and the Intruders' "The Answer to Your Problems," The Alarm's "Strength 2015," Willie Nile's "Hard Times in the UK," "American Ride," "World War Willie," and "Positively Bob," Jesse Malin's "To Be Somebody" (Bellvue), "The Fine Art of Self Destruction,"
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His television appearances include MTV, "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Late Night with Conan O'Brien," VH1's "The Big Morning Buzz," and "The Artie Lange Show." He has played electric and upright bass on the soundtrack for the film, "A Perfect Stranger," starring Bruce Willis, and has appeared playing bass on TV shows such as "The Affair," "Damages," "White Collar," "666 Park Avenue," "Smash," "Onion News," "Forever," and more. His film acting credits include Duke Jupiter, in "One Night Only," a short film by Ashley Denton, Doctor Mancini in "Gossiping Grams" by Andi Poland, and Mason, in "Staring at the Sun," by Harry Greenberger. He has played on Broadway and across the U.S. with "50 Shades the Musical" and in the pit of the completely improvised musical, "Baby Wants Candy." He has performed with The Charlotte NC and Omaha NE Symphony Orchestras in "A Tribute to The Rolling Stones." Johnny Pisano has made cameo appearances in "Vinyl," "The Wolf of Wall Street," "The Sopranos," "Saturday Night Live," "The Delivery Man," "Person of Interest," "Royal Pains," "Gotham," "Law & Order," "White Collar," "Unforgettable,"
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Official Website: http://johnnypisano.com
Alex Alexander: is a first call session drummer/percussionist and recently appeared in the limited-engagement Broadway show, Rocktopia.
Rocktoptian Alex Alexander is the first on the list of talented drummers when a producer or musician needs a drummer who will bring a solid performance and incredible creativity to a project. He has performed and recorded with many artists, including David Bowie, Dido, Eminem, Ritchie Blackmore, Rickie Lee Jones, Jimmy Cliff, Youssou N'Dour, Joy Askew, Bernie Worrell from P-Funk, Bruce Springsteen, The Association, Toots and the Maytalls, Sophie B. Hawkins, J.C. Chasez from NSYNC, Montell Jordan, Willie Nile, Dougie Fresh, Bebel Gilberto, Julia Fordham, The Barrio Boyzz, Eljuri, Chaka Kahn, Buddy Miles, and many, many more.
GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the "Kool Kats…Gotham Nights" greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick's unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Spectrum Cable Channel 34 and HD Channel 1995, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channels 1 and 5.
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Photo of Ms. Broderick Courtesy of Rasheem Morris
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