At onetime a topflight soloist and accompanist in textbook bop style, Joe Castro eventually departed jazz globe to get more profitable place of display biz and NEVADA. He started playing appropriately at 15 in his Pittsburg, California hometown. Castro shaped his personal trio upon completing his military assistance in 1947, focusing on both the Western Coastline and in Hawaii. Through the ’50s he supported vocalists Anita O’Day and June Christy before becoming a member of Teddy Edwards’ music group in 1959. Castro documented and performed with Edwards and in addition made his personal recordings like a innovator before getting music movie director for Tony Martin from 1961 to 1963. After that, he continues to be busy associated vocalists and playing in NEVADA pit bands, just rarely time for straight forward jazz world.