Originally from Ecuador Luis Terreros was born in the city of Cuenca in 1983, where he grew up listening to local Latin music as well as international iconic bands such as “the Beatles”, “Led Zeppelin”, “The Doors”, “The Who.’ Growing up in such musically rich environment, he started to play the guitar at early age, From that moment then, music would never part from him. Music will come to him a variety of ways as well as opportunities to explored new places, genres and styles. Indeed it came when in December of 1999 he got the chance to travel to the states. He arrived in N.Y.C where he got expose to a melting pot of cultures that would influence his future style. From there on he will pursued a career as a musician. At first Luis stared playing covers of "The Cure", "Heroes Del Silencio", "Caifanes", etc with “Doppler” in 2003. It was not long then in the same year when he started his own band “Silueta Vil” a Latin Alternative Rock band from the New York tri-state in 2003 where he was the lead singer. After five years of playing covers of Spanish and English bands and also their own compositions, Luis still felt that it was more to do. Deep inside it was the need and hungriness for new styles and rhythms. This led him to walk away from the band after they split in early 2009 and to launch himself in a learning adventure of new trends in music as solo. Influenced by vanguards groups such as"Cut //Copy", “Franz Ferdinand”, “Movin Units”, “The Presets”, “LCD soundsystem”, “Fisherspooner”, “The Bravery”, “Daft Punk”, "Gustavo Cerati", "Zoe", etc. In May of 2009 Luis Terreros decided to experiment with Electronic , Dance, Indi rock. With the close assistance of Producer Inti Maldonado and after six months of hard work and dedication he has finally finish his first solo EP called “Ecos Lucidos". The results have been a refreshing style of music is a mix of Spanish and English tunes that completely revolutionize the realm of Spanish rock, reflecting very well the blend Latin and American cultures so palpable in New York City. Luis is currently living in N.Y.C and continues to work in more exiting music.
Bio by Bea E.R.