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BIO

Carlos Y Los Cachorros have Recorded 12 Albums from 1996-2016 under Carlos Y Los Cachorros. 9 albums with record label Joey Records International, 1 album with Univision Music Group (UMG) & 2 album under their current label DISCOS SOLCAR.

CYLC HAS received numerous awards & nominated numerous times in countless Award Ceremonies.
  *March 14, 1998 at Radio & Musica presenta, Premios Los Angeles 98' held at The Universal Amphitheater Los Angeles, California CYLC was awarded: Artista Revelacion del Ano (Best New Artist)
  *At the South Texas Mundo Musical Awards 98' CYLC was Awarded 2 awards for, Most Promising Artist, & Album of the Year.

  *2017 Premios Estrella del Permian Basin Odessa/Midland awarded CYLC with *Tejano Band of the Year.

  *2017 Tejano R.O.O.T.S. Hall of Fame inducted Carlos Rodriguez.

  *2018 Brownsville Music Legacy Awards recognized Carlos Y Los Cachorros for the 20+ years of contributions in the music business.

 

CYLC has established recognition & a loyal fan base as well as Major Radio Airplay in Mexico & the U.S. CYLC has toured all over, has had media coverage in local & nationwide magazines, newspapers, t.v., & internet. Album sales have surpassed the 100,000 mark.

Carlos Rodriguez is originally from Dilley, Texas & now lives in Pearsall, Tx. He is the founding member & front man of CYLC. He is the vocalist & accordionist of CYLC. He plays numerous instruments such as accordion, keyboards, rhythm samplers, congas, drums, bass gtr., acoustic/electric gtr., bajo-sexto, trumpet, & knows his way around a studio, engineering at ZAZ Studios in San Antonio, Tex. working with Analog Recording & Digital Pro Tools.

As a Song Writer he's written 57 songs that have been released by different Artist such as DJ Kane, Los Gitanos, Alejandro & The Heat, Abel Quintero, Jesse "J", Los Enmascarados, M-Dos, Missy & of course Carlos Y Los Cachorros.

Carlos continues to hone his craft, & has recently launched the Independent Record Label, DISCOS SOLCAR. He overlooks every department of Discos Solcar.

 

Chris Rodriguez is from Pearsall, Texas. Chris is Carlos younger brother & Drummer for Carlos Y Los Cachorros. Chris brings the Rock Influenced style to the band. At the age of 7 he started going on the road with CYLC where he messed around on the drums during sound check, he also helped at the Merchandise booth during the events & sometimes even ran the light show for CYLC. it was only a matter of time that he would join his brother as a band member. When you see them together you will see the chemistry is undeniable. Chris had big shoes to fill coming into the band & has now established himself as a bonafide drummer. Chris is a partner at Discos Solcar. He is head of the Designing & Marketing Department. Chris also has his own independent designing services called CR2 Graphix. Chris worked at Joey Records for years learning the craft of designing on Photoshop & now uses those skills at Discos Solcar.

Matthew Luna is from Mathis, Texas. He is vocalist & plays the Bajo-Sexto for CYLC. Matthew also plays numerous instruments such as the bass guitar, acoustic & electric guitar, piano & drums. Matthew is a songwriter with credits that spread to El Don, Shelly Lares, Joe Lara, Michelle, Los Casanovas, & of course CYLC. Matthew for years was lead vocalist for Masizzo where he helped them continue their success. Today Matthew works with CYLC bringing creative ideas, great vocals, & a positive energetic working vibe to CYLC. Matthew is part of the A&R Department at Discos Solcar.

Jacob Flores is from Moore, Texas & is Bass Guitarist for Carlos Y Los Cachorros. He brings to the band the fun, the boom & an undeniable friendship. He is the heart of CYLC and keeps everyone in line. Jacob has been friends with Carlos for many years & has been performing with CYLC for 11 years. Jacob is head of the Financing Department at Discos Solcar.