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Carlos Elliot

 

Native from Andes Hills, born & raised in Colombia - South America, Singer/Songwriter Carlos Elliot creates his own rhythm that summons you to party and propels you to dance, blending different styles of music on what he calls “Dancing Roots, Blues and Rock’nRoll”, energetic and contagious. Sensitive to the need to Relight Native ancient traditions and knowledge, and spark the fire within the youth and elders to live their truths, sharing love and life in this planet.

He is considered one of the Latin America’s most internationally acclaimed independent artists, has completed extensive tours at major festivals, on big stages, and in clubs of Europe, Asia, North America & South America, spreading joy and love to communities all over the world. They've been touring through 14 countries in the past 2 years.

He has lived and experienced the source of Blues and Rock ’n Roll right in their birthplace, regularly playing and performing over the years with Mississippi blues legends in the traditional Juke Joints and backyard parties of north Mississippi and the Delta. The same way through the hands of native American communities all over the continent, including Lakota up north and ancestral communities in India. He is considered the pioneer of Hill Country blues in Latin America.

-Elliot's guitar phrasing has that half-cocked madness of R.L. Burnside, and Muddy Waters – Memphis Flyer (01/2014) USA

-Hailing from Colombia, but his music and spirit from north hills of Mississippi - ABS Magazine, (12/2016) FRANCE

-Carlos Elliot a Colombian with a mystic connection with the Blues – American Blues Scene (03/2013) USA 

-For seventh time Carlos elliot Jr. tours around the United States of America - Radionica (03/2016) COLOMBIA

-Carlos Elliot Jr. inspired by heritage of Mississippi, African & Latin American music - Blues GR (10/2014) GREECE

-Carlos Elliot Jr – Artist of the year 2015 Subterranica Awards 2015

-Katrina the Mule – Song#1 National Broadcast Radio Station Radionica 2015

-Got This feelin' – Song#1 National Broadcast Radio Station Radionica 2016

Dancing Roots, Blues & Rock'nRoll. World's music, Hill Country, Healing Music from Colombian Andes Hills.

 

#High Vibration Tour USA2018

 

#Deep Deep South Tour 2018

ARGENTINA, CHILE & URUGUAY:

#Indian Roots Tour 2017

#US Tour 2017

#European Tour 2017

SWITZERLAND & FRANCE:

 

#Going Down South Tour2017

PARAGUAY, ARGENTINA, URUGUAY:

#World Tour 2017

PARAGUAY, ARGENTINA, URUGUAY, SWITZERLAND, FRANCE, UNITED STATES, COLOMBIA, CANADA, INDIA:

#Mystic Tour 2016

CHINA, INDIA, UNITED STATES:

#USA byaYala-America Tour

CALIFORNIA, TENNESSEE & MISSISSIPPI:

  

#Chile AbyaYala-América Tour

#Tour Katrina Colombia2

We start again through all the country, 18 dates 13 towns (31Oct - 29Jan)

#TOUR KATRINA COLOMBIA:

SUBTERRANICA MUSIC AWARDS

Out of 6 nominations in Subterranica music awards, we won as ARTIST OF THE YEAR and BEST ALBUM OF THE YEAR - Thank y'all!

  

#US Tour 2015

PREMIOS SHOCK AWARDS

We were nominated to one of the most popular awards in Colombia, SA - PREMIOS SHOCK.

#US Tour Raise The Fire

ALABAMA, GEORGIA & MISSISSIPPI:

#US Tour IBC 2014

PENNSYLVANIA, TENNESSEE & MISSISSIPPI

#MYSTIC JUKE JOINT BLUES TOUR

CD RELEASE TOUR IN UNITED STATES:

This was CD release party at the legendary Blues club BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS in CHICAGO, IL - APR 2013

 

OUR FIRST CD IS RELEASED

Alright! It's ready! This long trip today has a real name and it is "MYSTIC JUKE-JOINT BLUES", Thanks to The Good Lord we are so pleased to show y'all our music! - Some of the official CD release parties:

- CHICAGO, ILLINOIS U.S. (BUDDY GUY'S LEGENDS) APRIL 6TH
- CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI U.S. (RED'S LOUNGE) APRIL 11TH
- BOGOTA, COLOMBIA S.A. (OZZY BAR) APRIL 18TH

WE MADE OUR RECORD IN THE OLD VINTAGE WAY, LETTING RUN MAGNETIC TAPE AND IN ANALOG PROCESSES AT THE RIGHT COAST STATE-OF-THE-ART VINTAGE RECORDING STUDIO. BOBBY GENTILO WAS RESPONSIBLE AND WE COUNTED WITH THE PRESENCE OF DAVE NATALE (ROLLING STONES F.O.H. ENGINEER) AND DAVE WILKERSON (YES F.O.H. ENGINEER) AT THE STUDIO.

From left to right: Dave Natale (Rolling Stones), Bobby Gentilo(The Cornlickers) , Dave Wilkerson (Yes) & Carlos Elliot Jr. at Right coast Recording Studio.