Sol 18

Sol 18

BandLatinPop

Tropical/Latin/Pop...A mix of rhythms with a modern touch. Up to date music. Catchy, radio friendly. The perfect groove to keep the audience dancing for hours.

Biography

Sol 18 creates music that generates a myriad of sounds by infusing a blend of Latin rhythms and cultural elements . Sol (sun), represents the purpose of their music: to reach audiences of all races, languages, ages and music preferences like rays from the bright sun. The Sol 18 project was initiated on the 18th day of the month by Jose Tejada, hence the significance of the number 18.

The band members come from various parts of Latin America, bringing with them the best of their roots, experiences and diverse musical backgrounds; essentially, uniting them by the same “Sangre Latina”. (Latin Blood). This eclectic mix provides them with a unique sound enabling them to express their cultural heritages and beliefs through their music. Their music is often defined as “Urban Latin Sound” making this band reflect the people’s voice, “La Voz Del Pueblo”.

The band members include:

Leonel Tejada- Lead Vocals/Rhythm Guitar
- Born in Santiago De Los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
- Grew up with the sounds of Bachata, Perico Ripiao and Pop/Rock.

Edward Cardenas- Drums/Vocals
- Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
- Grew up with the musical inspirations from his church and the flavorful
sounds of the neighborhood, “el barrio”. These influences include:
Merengue, Salsa, Son, Pop/Rock.

James Torres- Lead Guitar
- Born in Yauco, Puerto Rico “La Isla Del Encanto”
- Grew up with the typical musical styles of Plena and Salsa; however, as
a young guitarist, found himself drawn to Rock.

Henry Lopez- Bass
- Born in Guatemala; however, grew up in the United States
- Inspired by the sounds of: Cumbia, Ranchera, Hip Hop, Pop/Rock and
Latin Rock.


Discography

Sol 18 / Tiempos Mejores
First single "Corazon"
Radio airplay:
Latina 100.3 (RI, MA, CT)
Also in Dominican Republic

Set List

Our set is 1 1/2 - 2 hours
Set List:
SOL 18

1.CORAZON
2.CUANDO VOLVERAS
3.A DIOS LE PIDO
4.ESTUPIDO
5.FRUTA FRESCA
6.POBRE DIABLA
7.QUIEREME...LOVE ME
8.NO TE VAYAS
9.LOCURA AUTOMATICA
10.LAS AVISPAS
11.TE REGALO
12.SI NO TE HUBIERAS IDO
13.BANDIDA
14.ME ENAMORA
15.PROMESA
16.LA NOCHE
17.TE DARE
18.GUANTANAMERA
19.LA BAMBA
20.REMEDIO CASERO
21.QUE LLORO
22.ATRAPADO
23.LAMENTO BOLIVIANO
24.SIN TI
25.TIEMPOS MEJORES
26.LA PAGA
27.PASO LA VIDA PENSANDO
28.TRES
29.DUELE AMARTE
30.MI HISTORIA ENTRE TUS DEDOS