Gerardo Velez

Gerardo Velez

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Gerardo "Jerry" Velez is a Puerto Rican musician. Best known for performing with American psychedelic rock musician Jimi Hendrix at Woodstock Festival in August 1969, Velez is a veteran percussionist and drummer who has performed with many artists covering a number of different genres of music. He is also a common member of jazz fusion band Spyro Gyra. Born in Puerto Rico on August 15, 1947, Velez began his musical career in The Bronx, New York. He notably joined Jimi Hendrix's band Gypsy Sun and Rainbows in July 1969, performed at the Woodstock Festival and at a small number of studio sessions, before Hendrix disbanded the group in favour of returning to the three-piece format of The Jimi Hendrix Experience
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  • Paperback | 200 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 299g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134993506
  • 9786134993500