Profetic Calaveras is a Latin-Funk-Fusion trio. Since 2016, the band’s main focus has been to spread positive energy and light. Profetic Calaveras is based out of Durango, Colorado. The trio has been described as a mix of Santana and Vulfpeck.
Alex, the guitarist and lead vocalist of Profetic Calaveras, has been playing and writing music for 10 years. In addition to Profetic Calaveras, he has also started a few other projects such as “Murphy and the Jam Band” and “Star Steed.” He has a natural talent for writing catchy melodies and complex Santana-like solos that give Profetic Calaveras an attractive and engaging feel. His influences include Guthrie Govan, Snarky Puppy, Los Amigos Invisibles, Chon, and Hiatus Kaiyote.
Cali, the bassist and background vocalist for Profetic Calaveras, has been playing the bass for 3 years. Her first project playing bass was for her brother-in-law’s Funk-Fusion-Jam project “The Komplex”. Cali loves pulling musical influence from her Brazilian heritage and from genres such as Bossa Nova, and Samba. Her favorite bass players include Victor Wooten, Joe Dart, and Michael Pipoquinha.
Gabby, the percussionist of Profetic Calaveras, has been playing music for 15 years. Gabby has performed in a variety of projects such as New York bands “Lucidity” and “Van Vega”, as well as the jazz, marching, and percussion ensembles at Kent State University. Gabby also spent 3 summers touring North America with Drum Corps International groups “Legends” and “Jersey Surf”. Gabby’s influences include The Who, RX Bandits, Gojira, Mastodon, and the Foo Fighters.