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Alfred Gómez Jr. Alfred Gómez Jr.

Alfred Gomez Jr., is a singer-songwriter and producer, born in Caracas, Venezuela in 1978. His sound blends Rhythm and Blues and Folk music with a Latin twist. Emerges as one of the voices to be heard in the Latin American Indie music scene. New Album, Espiral, out March 13, 2017.

In 2008 releases La Reina Peinandose his debut album, The repertoire of the album was composed, arranged by the same musician and produced in collaboration with fellow countryman, musician, and arranger Chris Holder. This recording contains ten tracks where soul and jazz are amalgamated with Boogaloo, Hard Salsa and fusion elements. Songs like Cobarde and Me Arrebata achieved great reception in salsotecas worldwide, a year after the release, Buscando Olvidar the ninth track of the album was included in the soundtrack of the film He’s Just Not That Into You.

It would not be until the end of 2011, when the singer-songwriter presents the single Ni Un Momento, in the International Songwriting Competition, where it is selected among the semifinalist songs of the contest, this moment would mark a reinvention in the career of the artist, now with more introspective lyrics and with an organic and hopeful Pop/Soul sound, of impeccable instrumentation. From now on, Alfred, joined by a quartet, explores new musical landscapes, jamming with the band, singing and alternating between playing the acoustic guitar and a Wurlitzer electric piano.

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“Nada es más anhelado en el arte que poder expresar de forma diáfana y concisa una idea. En ese sentido, ‘Simple’ es una obra de arte magistral, con un concepto claro que se pone de manifiesto en las letras, en los arreglos musicales, en el diseño y hasta en el título”. - Alvaro Paiva Bimbo.

“Los temas de Alfred Gómez, son un enfoque actualizado de la cotidianidad urbana y los afectos, envueltos en una rítmica y concepto armónico que refrescan la contemporaneidad de nuestra música latina” - Chelique Sarabia.

“Simple, uno de los grandes hallazgos musicales del último lustro.” - Gerardo Guarache.

“Opera Prima Colmada En Ritmos Latinos” ~ Diario El Norte 2007

“Top 20 Hit Parade ~ Latin Beat Magazine”

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Piano

Willing to teach

Beginner to advanced

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