Adelina Madero takes pleasure in presenting The Adelina Madero Music Express that encompasses high energy Rock and Roll, Latin Rock, Funk, Old School R&B, Gospel music from covers to original music and the newly formed Erich Dance Ensemble.
Upcoming performances features Maria Madero, Jon McCracken, Erich Dance Ensemble, Gospel sounds by The Mt. Zion Voices featuring soul stirring Willie Chambers, of the Legendary Chambers Brothers, gospel recording artist Lawrence Busey and singer songwriter Adelina Madero. It includes a world class band featuring guitarist extraordinaire, producer/songwriter Louis Metoyer, Rockin' Bassist Spike Baron and no frills, brilliant drummer Jon McCracken.
More about the performers below.
Maria Madero: Vocalist/Songwriter/Percussionist: Is a powerful, expressive, and charismatic performer. With a flamenco and Ballet Folklorico dance background, Maria is mesmerizing while playing percussion. She began playing percussion, when her mother, a singer songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, noticed her four-year-old, tapping her foot to the beat, while she played guitar. At that point, her mother handed her the bongos. She grew up singing, along with her six siblings’, various genres such as traditional Mexican music, pop, folk, Irish, Contemporary Christian music to name a few. Since then, she has recorded on various artists’ projects that includes actor/director/musician Tim Russ www.timrusswebpage.com, Davey Allen www.daveyallenmusic.com and others. She has performed with the Tim Russ band, Willie Chambers of the legendary Chambers Brothers along with many others. She is a member of the Louis Metoyer Band, the Madero Sisters’, The Rock and Roll Circus and is working on the completion of the Madero Sisters’ and Adelina Madero’s recording projects’ with producer Louis Metoyer.
Erich Rogers-Ruiz: A love for dance and theatre, Erich studied at Los Angeles Valley College, and Edge Performing Arts Center. In addition to his current job as a manager for a popular Mexican eatery, he is a Zumba fitness instructor. He brings a high level of energy to his Zumba classes where he teaches at the Metro Studio LA in Highland Park, owned by Corina Perez. Because of Erich’s combined love for fitness, dance and music, he accepted Adelina Madero’s invitation to showcase his creative style by taking it out of the classroom, along with some of his students, and into the public sphere. Erich Dance Ensemble: Erich Rogers-Ruiz, Vanessa Rodriquez, Kim Lopez, Adelina Madero
Mt. Zion Voices: Is the Praise Team at The Greater Mount Zion M.B.C. located off of Compton Ave., in Los Angeles, CA. The gospel trio is made up of Willie Chambers of the legendary Chambers Brothers, gospel recording artist Lawrence Busey and singer/songwriter Adelina Madero. The music consists of traditional and contemporary gospel and with original works by Willie Mack Chambers.
Louis Metoyer: Producer/Songwriter/Multi-instrumentalist: As a lead guitarist, he has performed on Multi-Platinum hits with more than 33 million copies sold World Wide. Recording Credits include 4 Non-Blondes, Macy Gray, Terence Trent D’Arby, New Edition and many more. Artists he’s worked with include The Chambers Brothers, Belinda Carlisle (the Go-Gos), Lenny Kravitz, Hilary Duff Armenian Pop Artist, Emmy, Jessie Sparks, G Tom Mac, Andre Fischer’s All Stars, and many more. Recording projects include wearing the producer hat for The Madero Sisters’ and Adelina Madero’s music this is soon to be released. Louis Metoyer is a world class musician, as well as an electrifying performer. His accomplishments are numerous. He is often referred to by Willie Chambers as the “String Master.” For more information: www.louismetoyer.com
Spike Baron: “Even science has shown that bass players are one of the most important contributors to the music experience” wrote D. Grant Smith. http://www.cmuse.org/why-bass-players-are-important-in-a-band/ When it comes to contributing to the pulse of a song, Spike has it down. Born in Ohio, grew up in Hollywood, Florida but wound up in L A thirty-five years ago. He has played with numerous bands including Iron Butterfly, Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels, the Coasters, the Drifters and is the band leader for The Rock and Roll Circus, a classic rock band that plays every Sunday at the Kibitz Room on Fairfax Ave., in Los Angeles at 12:30a.m.
Jon McCracken: Drummer/Vocalist/Entrepreneur/Business Owner: Jon has played with bands/artists such as Guitar Shorty, The Chambers Brothers, The Verm, The Shade, the Rock and Roll Circus, Willie Chambers, Jumping Jack Flash (A Rolling Stones cover band-he plays the role of Charlie Watts.), Creedence Clearwater Relived (CCR cover band) and many more and he is an engaging performer and vocalist. He is also the owner at Unsuccessful People Productions www.unsuccessfulpeople.com and the owner of the award winning One Ring Media LLC. For more information: www.jonmccracken.com
Booking inquires: (323) 673-0709