“Bulbo,” a band conceptualized in Monterrey, MX, mixes electronic, Latin and rock rhythms like no other. Bulbo Band launched their first CD called “Como vez la Musica” under the label “Dime Abuelita Records.” Their single “Atomizador” was one of the most popular hits in Northern Mexico and was voted as one of MTV Latino most watched music videos.
Bulbo has toured in Mexico with well recognized bands such as Jumbo, Panda, Plastilina Mosh and Gran Silencio, to name a few.
In 2006 they were brought on board by Head Entertainment, in Houston, TX and started of series of shows and performances at Venue Nightclub located in downtown Houston as well as Bambou Lounge located in Rice Village. During this time they have played alongside reputable bands such as Benny Ibarra, Camila, Alejadra Guzman, Jessie y Joy, Reik and Cristian Castro to name a few.
Even though the band has changed members throughout the years, their loyalty to mixing the hottest rhythms and styles remains and it is what is loved most by their fans.
Currently Bulbo Band is comprised of the following members:
Horacio “Bebo” Hinojosa- Band Director; In addition to being a lead guitarist and vocalist, Bebo is also a writer and possesses over 20 years of experience in music production including that of jingles, music sessions and studio sessions.
Oscar “Chambo” Menchaca- Piano; Oscar is one of the most well-known pianist’s in Mexico and is a musical producer as well as the recording engineer in all of Bulbo’s most recent recordings.
Luis “El Primo” Villareal- Bass Guitar; Luis has played with well-known artists and groups that have been nominated for the Latin Grammys.
Romeo Valdez- Drums; Romeo has experience in Latin as well as American rhythms. He has worked in the most distinguished, high profile clubs in Houston as well as in churches giving him the opportunity to be versatile. He has covered genres including: Gospel, Swing, Texas Blues, Reggaeton, Salsa, Bachata, Country, Pop and R & B.
Gilca Velez- Vocalist; Originally from Puerto Rico, Gilca is one of our most experienced vocalists. Her styles range from R & B to Merengue to Ranchera. She has been a vocalist for various groups such as NOVAE.
Bulbo uses a mix of live music and state of the art technology to make all your events memorable.