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Joe Ragosta

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16, 1983
New York
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16, 1983 (age 38)
New York


Singer, songwriter, and frontman of the New York-born pop rock band Patent Pending. The band has released almost half a dozen albums since their formation in 2001 and has performed at popular events like the Vans Warped Tour and the 2012 Billboard Music Awards.

Before Fame

He and former bassist Drew Buffardi formed Patent Pending hastily in high school to perform at a local show. Thereafter, the band began performing regularly around Long Island with Joe's brother Michael and drummer Anthony Mingoia.


He co-owns a New York-based clothing brand called Dizzy Wear.

Family Life

His younger brother Michael had previously been a vocalist for Patent Pending before leaving the band in 2009. He has a daughter with his wife, Dana. In 2017, they welcomed twins.

Associated With

Bowling For Soup frontman Jaret Reddick produced and directed their music video for the single "Douchebag" in 2011.