Pepe Andrade (EC)
#Papa Chango, Nuages
Paiste Artist Since Aug 2011
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Pepe Andrade is a professional musician from Ecuador who has performed with recognized bands of jazz, rock, reggae and fusion.
Since 2004, he has been a member of the gypsy jazz band NUAGES, and reggae fusion band Papá Changó with whom he has recorded several albums and participated in numerous tours in Ecuador, United States, Brazil, Argentina, Perú, Cuba, France, Germany, Spain and Italy.
Between 2002 and 2006 he was part of the independent production company CORTACABLES, where he worked as an editor and sound designer for video, and for whom he performed various jingles for major oil service companies of Ecuador.
Before finishing his studies in music and recording at Berklee College of Music of Ecuador, he formed part of the team that created the visual audio business company "Mad House Industry." It is at this company where he applies his knowledge and experience by working as a sound engineer and session musician, and by performing on projects for several independent groups and soloists.
Whether in the musical and or technical (sound/recording) capacity, his work is characterized by efficiency, technical excellence and versatility, and knowledge of musical genres. These things, combined with a friendly and fun personality, allow Pepe to create a relaxed and optimal work environment for his clients.