- DRUMMER/GUITAR PLAYER/INSTRUCTOR/MUSICAL DIRECTOR/BAND LEADER
Genre(s)Rock Folk Pop Alternative Americana Country Experimental Funk Holiday Indie Instrumental Jam Jazz Latin Metal Other Punk Rockabilly Singer Songwriter Ska
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FELIPE TORRES Drums/Percussion/Backing Vocal Performance /Recording Artist/Clinician
Felipe has performed around the USA, Europe, Japan, Australia, and Canada, as well as appearing on The CBS Morning Show, TV Land, The Biography Channel, The Modern Drummer Festival 2008 and has had his articles published on the Evans and Vic Firth websites. He has toured with OURS, The Monkees, David Cassidy, Chubby Checker, the Davy Jones Band, Gene Cornish of The Rascals, Reagan Youth, PRONG, and Popa Chubby.
As Band Leader/Musical Director, Felipe has lead many groups including:
-WORLD/INFERNO FRIENDSHIP SOCIETY (Theatre Punk Horn Band)
-TOWNSHIP REBELLION (Rage Against The Machine Tribute Band)
Felipe's own band, consisting of a variety of line ups depending on the musical request:
-jazz/funk duo featuring organ great Jerry Z of The Headhunters and Felipe on drums
-Classic Rock trios/quartet/quintet (features local professional musicians, long time collegues)
-Felipe is also associated with several east coast cover and tribute bands spanning music from The Beatles, Woodstock '69, Nirvana, Alice In Chains and many more music from the last 60 years.
As an instructor and clinician, Felipe has been teaching drums, guitar and bass guitar for over 20 years.
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