Never one to shy away from new sounds, Manuel's music encompasses a wide array of styles and influences. A typical set includes a range of original material as well as covers from many eras, all with a unique approach. Genres range from Singer-Songwriter to Rock to Reggae to Funk to Jazz to Country and everything in between. He's a talented guitar player and vocalist with a knack for improvisation. Whether its an original take on a classic or a classic original, he believes in letting your emotions shine through your instrument and voice.
Manuel has been living in the area over 20 years, spending a short stint in New England before returning to the Folsom/El Dorado Hills area. He has been playing guitar for more than two decades with influences ranging from Cat Stevens to Metallica. While most at home with a six string guitar and microphone, Manuel also loves exploring other instruments including Mandolin, Puerto Rican Cuatro, and Harmonica.