Brian (El Pulpo) Andres has the nicest jackets out of anyone in Guarandinga. He is an accomplished drummer, bandleader, and educator and we are privileged to have him driving the bus from the back. Brian is a Bosphorus Cymbal endorser, leads The Afro-Cuban Jazz Cartel, and performs with numerous Bay Area groups . He has teaching schedule that takes him across the country, leading master classes and was recently featured in Modern Drummer magazine.
Currently Brian's new album "This Could be That" with ACJC just received a 4 star rating from Downbeat Magazine and is riding high on all the Latin music charts. brianandres.com