Este Vato is an original eight-piece Latin-Fusion group from Austin, TX formed in 2008 by brothers Rocky & Oscar Reyna. EV includes: Rene Chavez, Ricardo Lara, Feliciano ‘Chano’ Lopez, Rocky Reyna, Oscar Reyna, Rey Treviño & Dave Farris.
EV‘s sound can be described as a blend of English & Spanish lyrics with many styles from Cumbia to Rock to Hip-Hop to Reggae & everything in between. EV calls this sound “Latin-Fusion” & credits its member’s vast musical tastes, experiences & contributions as the key to its original sound.
Since its inception EV has:
- had “Este Vato Day” proclaimed by City of Austin mayor Lee Leffingwell on 06/20/2013 (click here to view).
- had an original song featured on the 2013 compliation “Austin Music Vol. 12” released by the Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau (click here to view).
- performed at several music festivals like Pachanga Latino Music Festival (2011/2013), Maverick Music Festival (2013) & Pecan Street Festival (2011).
- shared the stage with several top local & international latin artists including: Molotov, Enanitos Verdes, Intocable, Los Lobos, Little Joe Y La Familia, Grupo Fantasma, Los TexManiacs, Del Castillo, Flaco Jimenez, Celso Pina, Vallejo, Girl In A Coma, Ozomatli & more.
EV is currently writing new material & booking dates for Winter / Spring 2015. EV’s latest EP “Jalapeño Business” (2013) is now available for purchase at iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby, Bandcamp & Google Play or streaming via Spotify & SoundCloud.
For Booking please contact : Oscar Reyna | firstname.lastname@example.org