Me & Julio

Me & Julio

BandLatinAcoustic

Our own blend of Cuban Son and Trova with American Jazz and Rock. Mixed hard and served hot!

Biography

Me & Julio was born in 2003 when Julio Garcia a 20 + years Salsa Vocalist met John Stone a 30+ years Blues and World Music Guitar player. At the time Julio was looking for a new sound and found it in the mix of John's Guitar playing and his love for Cuban music. The music is a mix of old Cuban Son and Trova with American Jaz and Rock. Influenced by Buena Vista Social Club, Van Van, Celia Cruz, Bob Marley, and every American Rock and Cuban Musician old and young, this dinamic duo has brought a Fusion of Cuban and Latin rhythms to their audiences.
Me & Julio has been nominated as "best duo" twice by the Pikes Peak Arts Council. This Award nominated duo plays over 150 shows a year, entertaining audiences all over Colorado. Me & Julio has played and continues to play every major festival in Colorado.

Discography

Me & Julio has released two CDs: "Aqui Esta" released in 2004 and played in several Radio Stations in Colorado and "Corazon Gitano" released in 2006. Corazon Gitano has had air on the Colorado Wave.

Set List

Me & Julio’s Play List
Originals:
Be my Lover
Palmera
Canto a Fidel
El Cayman
Goza Morena
Piel Canela
Shake It!
Baila
Caribeño

English/ Tropical Covers:
I want to say I love you in a song
Is this Love
No Woman No Cry
Don’t Wanna Wait in Vain for your Love
Three Little Birds
Margarita Ville
Black Magic Woman
Smooth

Spanish/Latin Covers:
Besame Mucho
Capullo De Adeli
Chan Chan
Corazon Ezpinado
Dejala Que Siga Andando
Dos Gardenias
Echale Salsita
El Cuarto de Tula
Hechicera
Hoy Como Aller
Lagrimas Negras
Los Tamalitos de Olga
Muevete
Que Sorpresa
Quizas
Santa Barbara Bendita
Unicornio Azul