That Joe Payne
That Joe Payne is a singer-songwriter, based in Northampton, UK. Now a solo artist, the lead vocalist has previously released ten studio albums since beginning his music career in 2012. Other projects have included The Enid, Zio, John Holden Music, and Methexis. For two consecutive years, Payne was voted Top Male Vocalist by the readers of Prog Magazine (2014 and 2015). Remembered by audiences for his five-octave range and strong countertenor, the singer is best known within the progressive-rock genre as ex-frontman of The Enid (2012-2016). During their time together, the band released six albums. They also received three Progressive Music Award nominations between 2013 and 2015, including Best Band, Best Album, and Best Event. In 2019, Payne was invited to support Marillion at their sold-out convention – Marillion Weekend (Port Zelande, NL).