J.V. Varela

  • JV was born and raised in El Salvador

  • He is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist well versed in guitar, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele

  • Voted Best Guitarist 2004 by Subterranica (El Salvador)

  • Dream Guitar: 1952 Gibson Les Paul Standard

  • Favorite Drink: Beer (and Whiskey when drinking with Monaco)

  • Has been on 20 + studio recordings in his home country

  • Favorite Food: Anything with salsa and queso

  • 2004 his band opened for Sepultura at the National Futbol Stadium