Federico Verteramo is a young Blues musician born in Buenos Aires, Argentina who since 2013 has carried out his solo project as a singer and guitarist, with two albums released.
Providing an electric Blues show with the guitar as the main condiment, as well as collaborating with prominent musicians of the international Blues circuit, he has toured in more than 15 countries
Below information, background, discography and participation in other projects:
He started as a guitarist in Los Huesos de Gato Negro in 2007 and since then he has worked with a large number of Blues artists from Argentina and abroad.
In 2013, he began his solo career when he was invited to participate in the album “5 guitars de Blues”, produced by the association “Blues en Movimiento”.
In July 2016 he recorded his first record at Estudios Del Parral. With a powerful sound, recorded mostly live in the studios, the album sought to replicate the sound that the band offered in their shows. The production of the album was in charge of Julio Fabiani and counts on outstanding invited musicians like Guido Venegoni (Tamesis), and Florence Andrada, eminent singer of Soul of Argentina, between several others.
The stable formation from 2014 and until 2018 was presented as Verteramo Trio and was completed with Christian Morana on bass and German Pedraza on drums with whom along with Jorge Costales on the harmonica have made consecutively from 2016 to 2018 three tours to Europe called #europabluestour
Since the first tour in 2016 the repercussions were positive and opened the doors for consecutive repetitions, having given more than 100 concerts distributed in countries such as Austria, Germany, Belgium, Spain, France, Holland, among several others. CLICK HERE for video summary tour 2016.
As a result of these experiences and the interaction with well-known musicians along the way, the #europabluestour album was launched in 2018, and sought to transform into music the bridges drawn between the circuits of Buenos Aires and Europe with important musicians invited from genre in Europe such as Jörg Danielsen (Austrian), Bone Tee (France), Suzzete Moncrief, Quique Gómez and Pablo Sanpa (Spain), among the most outstanding ones.The project was financed by the collective financing system, that is to say that the followers themselves of the group contributed so that it can be carried out.
The experience abroad also includes presentations in Brazil, Chile and Uruguay, at important festivals such as the “Mississippi Delta Blues Festival” in Caxias do Sul and the “Amasijando los Blues” in Montevideo.
In the year 2017 he participated as guitarist in the edited disc of Dave Riley, bluesman of Mississippi, USA, called “Fired Up” and in 2018 of the CD-DVD “Live in Argentina” of the bluesman of Chicago, USA, Tail Dragger.
In June of 2017 he made his first experience as a musician / producer, performing with Dylan Bishop a tour of 9 presentations in Argentina. Dylan is from Texas, USA and is one of the most outstanding young blues musicians on the scene. His recently released album is acclaimed by the critics and has Jimmie Vaughan as a guest, with whom he also shares the stage assiduously. CLICK HERE video playing together
In the same line, previously in March of 2017 they made a tour together with Jörg Danielsen, from Vienna Austria, with whom the link was consolidated on the way and in March 2018 was again in Argentina not only turning if not recording his new album.
Additionally, as an international experience, it is worth highlighting his participation as a member of the bands in South America in the tours of Tail Dragger, Rip Lee and Dave Riley (USA) and other local experiences such as Ximena Monzon and Easy Babies.
2019 began with presentations in Mexico City, continued with a 60-day tour in Europe and more than 40 shows distributed in Austria, Germany, Belgium, Spain, France and Italy with Jorge Costales and in August continued with a tour in the state of Belo Horizonte, Brazil, where he gave 9 shows, including participation Blues Festivals Ibitipoca Blues and Blues na Floresta.
Simultaneously in Buenos Aires the year was spent working with his project FV and The Downbeats.