Heavens Core – El Paso’s Best Local Rock Profile
Who are all the members of your band, and what do they play?
Bruno Valenti – Guitars, vocals
Lio – Bass, vocals
Pappox – Guitar
Kill - Drums
When did the band get together, and how?
Pappox (guitarist) & Kill (drummer) had met and played together back on 1995. They both share around the same taste for music and had been played for around 18 years.
Leo (bassist) has been on the field for over 20 years, and starter playing since 1990. He has also played with a few local bands in Juarez MX such as DOÑA JUANA & ADICCION.
Bruno (also guitarist) has also been around for a while, 1991 to be precise. He was one out of two who initiated a legendary local band in Cd Juarez MX, used to be called ANCLA.
This band has a bunch of engineers in it; Bruno has a master degree in Manufacturing Engineering / Kill has a major in Industrial Engineering / Pappox has a major in Computer Science & Leo has lots of experience in sales.
We all were born and raised in Juarez MX.
How would you describe your music to someone?
Lets say like a very recommendable dose of metal rock with a twist of progressive…
Who are some of the bands that influence your music?
Breaking Benjamin / Dream Theater / Sound Garden / Alice in Chains / Saliva / Disturbed / Fates Warning / Shinedown ….Just to name a few…
What is your most memorable gig so far?
We had a lot of gigs so far….a lot of great memories, but the one I think it was the best is when we played at a charity event organized by a motorcycle club… the place was totally crowded, the fans were great, slamming all the time, we share the scene with other 4 local bands, it was a hell of a show!!
Are you currently signed to any kind of label or management?
No, not yet…=)
What other bands have your members been/are in?
Currently we are focused on HC, but we have played in the past in other Juarez local bands like ANCLA, Dona Juana, Hysteria and Misterio
What other local bands would you recommend people check out?
Check out ASTHMA!