BarrioActivo consists of the following: Eugenio Rodriguez (Uge): rhythm guitar and vocalist. Born in Habana, Cuba. He studied French language and literature at the University of La Habana. He won in 1995 the Cuban National Award for Poetry"David". He took part in various alternative bands in Cuba and Mexico, but moreover he is the writer, composer and musical director of BarrioActivo's songs. He has resided in Miami, Florida since 2002. Guido Milian : bass guitar, back vocals and co-founder of the band. Born in Camaguey, Cuba. His musical skills come as a natural talent that is apparent in everyone of his performances. He is a photographer and also composes his own music. After playing in several bands he decided to join Uge to create what is now BarrioActivo. Armando Arce (Pututi): drummer and percussionist. He is from Santa Clara, Cuba; cradle of many international Cuban musicians. He graduated from the prestigious Vocational School of Art, and has worked with quite a few famous musicians such as Arturo Sandoval, Pablo FG y Su Elite, Habana Abierta, Tiempo Libre, etc. He currently resides in Miami, Florida. Carlos Huerta : trumpet player from Ciego de Avila, Cuba. Graduated with honors from the Vocational School of Art in Cuba. Carlos has played for important International musicians like Fito Paez, Diego Torrez, Enanitos Verdes, etc. The first time he heard the music of BarrioActivo in 2007 he became one of their active members. He lives now in Miami, Florida. Mario Vasquez : Lead guitar and back vocals. Born in Bogota, Colombia. He was the last to join BarrioActivo in 2011, but his contribution to the band on stage has taken BarrioActivo's live performances to a new level. Mario has also shared the stage with great famous musicians like Carlos Vives and many others. He resides in Miami, Florida.
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