Over the course of their career, this charismatic group’s passion for music and live performance has earned them many fans and recognition all over the US, including a top eight, 7 million vote finish on CMT’s Music Madness Video Contest. They’ve toured with the Dixie Chicks on their “Fly” Tour and have also shared the stage with country music greats such as; Jo Dee Messina, Clay Walker, Toby Keith, SHeDAISY, Kevin Fowler and many other great country acts!
This band of brothers consists of:
Art Tijerina Lead Vocals/Sax
Jason Martinez Guitar/Vocals/Keyboards
Tim Villanueva Drums
Joel Vasquez Accordion/Acoustic Guitar/Vocals
Michael Molini Keyboards/Vocals
Roger Vasquez Bass/Vocals
Hard work, dedication and months of long hours working closely with J-Beck records producer, Carl Becker, The Electric Cowboys released their first album entitled: “Prisoner of the Honky Tonk”. Within three weeks of the release of this album, “Because I Love You”, secured the 6 position as a Hit Single on Texas Radio 94.7 and 4 on BNET Radio gaining national media attention from Nashville’s Music Row, CD-TEX, and Italy’s finest, Planet Country. “…We are getting Reviews from all over the world. This proves once again that these boys are here for the long haul…”, Carl Becker.
The Electric Cowboys are a complex, unpredictable, ball of talent and energy, showing no signs of slowing down, as demonstrated by their CMT’s Music Madness finish! A huge indication of what effect this group can have on an audience. Even an internet audience!
The Electric Cowboys will soon release their latest CD “Heartaches and Highways”, due in late Spring 2010.