Flavio's / Bio
Flavio’s (Flavio M Sosa) was born in Argentina on January 3, 1982. His very first instrument was an acoustic guitar -a gift from his father. Although Flavio’s was not into folkloric music he played it until he listened for the first time Guns n’ Roses. Then, he switched to the electric guitar influenced mainly by hard rock.
Flavio’s found his own music style from many others. Just to mention some of them, Steve Vai, Jordan Rudess and Victor Espinola among others. “Since I was thirteen years old- says Flavio’s- I have suffered of many musical changes, all of them based on the same influences that I’ve started with and from a bit of everything”.
Since then, Flavio’s had been part of different bands and have shared stage with some famous musicians such as Victor Espinola from Yani’s orchestra; Enanitos Verdes, Kapanga, Babasonicos, Andres Calamaro (Argentina).
Back in Argentina Flavio’s and two of his friend founded the band Monflage on which they played mainly pop-rock and some flamenco. Other bands that he was part of: Doctor Verija (Funk), Nosivo (Death Metal) and La Oveja Negra (Punk).
In 2001 Flavio’s moved to Florida with the purpose of buying a guitar JEM777, and some years later made one of his dreams come true, guitarist Steve Vai autographed Flavio’s JEM.
Flavio’s formed the band 2+2=7 in 2003 with some of his closest friends. In 2008 Flavio’s moved for several months to Indiana were became guitarist on the band Take the Sky. Back in Florida in 2009 started playing with Centro Polo and later formed the band Trebol. This last one started as a proyect when some of its members were asked to play in a fundraiser show. Flavio’s, Diego in piano, Alex in drums and Nestor Delgado in bass played for a few months together then the band dissolved when Nestor moved to Argentina. Then, Flavio’s joined the local band Indium.
In January 2011, Flavio’s moved to New Jersey were his currently working on his new album and the video of his instrumental song “Ethan” which is special because it was inspired on his son Ethan.
Flavio’s is a multi-instrumentalist musician and composer.
Flavio’s had won two battle of the bands, one in Miami, Florida in 2009 as Flavio’s, the other presented by Heineken in New York out of ten bands in 2011, this last one lasted a month. He’s been interviewed by Much Music Argentina, Univision (Despierta America), Mega TV Florida and other local media.
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- Flavio's, Cristian Castro, Sean Meyers
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- Rock / Progressive Rock / Alternative Rock
- Wellington, FL
- Valeria Andrade
- Steve Vai
- Jordan Rudess
- Dream Theater
- Andy Timmons Official Page
- FELIPE STAITI TRIO