“The power of the group comes from Elora's powerful vocals and the surprising guitar talents of her brother Nick Valdez. This group is destine for stardom and we would not be surprised if they soon become a national act.”
“Picture all this in 2015: TMV Radio –Artist of the Year; Fall – SA Music Awards: Best Female Vocalist of the Year; SA Current – Music Awards: Best Vocalist. Wrap this up in a powerhouse of an energetic adorable 16 year-old girl and you have Elora Valdez of Elora and Gasoline Alley. Additionally the band just wept the San Antonio music awards. Elora – Best Vocalist; Nick Valdez – Best Guitarist; Elise Garcia – Best Drummer; and, Nicholas William – Best Bassist.”
“Elora & Gasoline Alley are a teen pop-rock band with considerable talent. Only 16-years-old, Valdez displays her six years of experience in front of the mic on a library of '80s juke hits and bar-rock anthems of her own accord.”
"One to watch"
“Teen Star Elora Valdez”
"Elora's voice is amazing, akin to a post-pop rock, Blondie era - this young lady has a big, beautiful future ahead of her!"
“Teen singer Elora takes stage at Maverick Music Festival at noon”
“Teen Singer Elora inspsires kids book and coloring book.”
"Teenage singer Elora may just qualify as the hardest working kid in show business...her greatest attribute is her work ethic and positive attitude."
"Elora has become a phenomenon in San Antonio and surrounding areas"
“Pop Star Hopefuls getting younger”
"She is talented...young and focused. How did it all begin? She joined a rock school. Jack Black wasn't the instructor, but Michale Morales did the world a favor. She makes music with passion and skill...."
“Local kid band performs at Alamo Wing fundraiser Lead singer, Elora Valdez and her band mates perform their version of Lady Gaga's hit, "Born this Way," during a performance outside the C-5 (Galaxy) Cargo Load Training Facility, June 4, 2011 at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. The 12-year old is a member of Gasoline Alley, a kid band from San Antonio, which provided entertainment for service members and guests attending a burger burn fundraiser for the 433rd Airlift Wing's 60th anniversary celebration taking place later this year. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Luis Loza Gutierrez) ”
“Elora performs live on WOAI TV's San Antonio Living Show in special Wounded Warrior segment for Memoral Day Weekend.”
“RockStar Academy Kids Ready for debut "Elora Valdez looked ready. Then 10-year-old ...took her turn singing...."”
“Elora a Fiesta 2011 Favorite San Antonio - Fiesta De Los Reyes”
“Elora & her band Gasoline Alley volunteer to perform for 28 Thousand participants for the Susan Komen Race for the Cure”
“Elora performs live on KTSA Radio's Jack Ricarrdi Show talking about her upcoming Fiesta Performances.”
“Elora performs live with her band Gasoline Alley for KENS-TV Great Day SA Morning Show.”
“Elora performs with her band Gasoline Alley Live on Fox Morning Show”
“Elora Performs at AT&T Center with her band Gasoline Alley at San Antonio Spurs' play off game pre-game.”
"Elora Valdez brings Texas size talent to the alamo city....San Antonio's Next Rock Star"
"Watching Elora Valdez sing Guns N’ Roses’ “Paradise City” is humbling beyond calculability"