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TERRY ILOUS & THE VAGABONDS
Terry Ilous, singer, songwriter, founder of melodic metal band XYZ and former lead singer of multi-platinum band Great White , has put together a stellar ensemble of well-known Flamenco and Latin musicians who have created fresh new acoustic interpretations of favorite classic and hard rock hits, all with an innovative Latin rhythm and sound.
Songs in the show include hits by artists such as Led Zeppelin, Peter Gabriel, Santana, Black Sabbath, the Doobie Brothers and more. Imagine “Whole Lotta Love”, “Boys of Summer”, “In Your Eyes”, “Long Train Runnin”, “Ride Like the Wind” and more….performed in a warm, intimate and classic gypsy gathering style, that will appeal to a wide range of fans.
Joining with Terry on this musical ride is a rotating list of some of the finest Latin and Flamenco artists in the business. The cast includes: Luis Villegas, Grammy-nominated guitarist, who has played with Janet Jackson, Marc Anthony, and Placido Domingo; Jose Garcia, singer and guitarist who has recorded with Juan Gabriel; Chris Trujillo of TIERRA on percussion and drums, who has recorded and/or toured with TOTO, The Black Crowes, Rod Stewart, The Eagles, Boz Scaggs and more; Al Velasquez on percussion and drums, who has performed, toured and recorded with Sugarloaf, Michael McDonald, Big Bad VooDoo Daddy, Benise’ LIVE (PBS), & Albert Lee; Emedin Rivera Sr. on percussion and drums who has earned 5 Emmy Awards for ‘The America Experience’ (PBS) and ‘Picture Perfect’ (PBS) and has worked with Stevie Wonder, Harry Belafante, Gregory Hines, Paquito De Rivera, and Latoya Jackson just to name a few. Frank Valdes on percussion and drums who has worked with some of New Yorks finest including Donna Summer, Dizzy Gillespie, Paquito D’Rivera & more. Edgar Pagan of Grupo Pagan on bass, who has worked with Mary Fahl, Earl Slick, Joey Molland; and bassist Mike Paganini who has played and worked with some of L.A’s finest Latin / Flamenco artists.
Terry Ilous & The Vagabonds. Classic Rock meets Gypsy Soul. Your audiences are going to love it !
Boys Of Summer – (Don Henley)
In Your Eyes – (Peter Gabriel)
Long Train Running – (The Doobie Brothers)
Wicked Game – (Chris Isaak)
Heaven And Hell – (Black Sabbath)
Ride Like The Wind – (Christopher Cross)
Love Bites – (Def Leppard)
Kill The King – (Rainbow)
Luis Villegas– Guitar
Jose Garcia– Guitar
Mike Paganini – Bass
Al Velasquez – Drums / Percussion