Ozzie "El Matador" Garcia

Ozzie "El Matador" Garcia

El Sonido Callejero

Ozzie Garcia, aka "El Matador" is a latin percussionist currently playing with international latin group, El Sonido Callejero. El Matador is a native of Southern California born to Peruvian parents and raised in Los Angeles. He began playing music at 8 yrs old, beginning with vocals then accordian, trumpet and latin percussion. He's worked with many diverse artists and collaborated on various styles of music, including rock, metal, ska, cumbia, salsa, etc. Throughout his career he has played every major venue in Hollywood along with touring the US and Mexico. He has recorded numerous albums both in the US and Mexico and his releases have been played all over the world (US, Mexico, South America and Europe). El Matador plays LP congas, bongos and timbales and proudly plays Soultone Cymbals exclusively.

My Soultone Set: 

12" Latin Splash (2)
14" Latin Crash (2)