Joshua Piche is a Manitoba born singer, guitarist and songwriter who started music at a young age. He grew up in a household where family jam nights fed his passion for music. After picking up the guitar at age 7, Joshua soon became familiar with country, folk, and blues. His inspirations include B.B. King, Paul Butterfield, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery, and Stevie Ray Vaughn. In his youth he studied with many Winnipeg greats including Murray Pulver (The Crash Test Dummies, Doc Walker) Bill Wallace(The Guess Who) and David Letkeman (The Winnipeg Classical Guitar Society). He is an alumnus of The Brandon University School Of Music where he studied under Greg Gatien & Michael Cain and earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Jazz Studies Performance.
Joshua now makes a living in Toronto ON as a performing and recording artist. He is the guitarist and musical director of the multi award winning band ‘Irene Torres and The SugarDevils’ He is also the musical director for R&B/Soul singer ‘Shahi teruko’, guitarist for The Julian Taylor Band, and can be seen playing regularly with country recording artist Nicole Rayy. He is also the front-man and guitarist for the Toronto based trio ‘Pug Tony’. His compositions can be heard regularly on CBC Radio, Sirius Xm Radio, & Jazz FM 91.1.