Mario Grillo

COUNTRY United States      
GROUP MACHITO ORCHESTRA      

Biography

BORN IN:
NEW YORK CITY

LIVES IN:
NEW YORK CITY

DRUMMING SINCE:
AGE 5

CURRENT BAND/PROJECT:
THE MACHITO ORCHESTRA

BIGGEST INFLUENCE:
TITO PUENTE

FAVORITE ALBUM PLAYED ON:
MACHITO AND DIZZY GILLESPIE ''AFRO-CUBAN JAZZ MOODS'' PABLO RECORDS.

FAVORITE ALBUM DIDN'T PLAY ON:
MILES DAVIS ''NEFERTITI''

CAREER HIGHLIGHT(S):
GRAMMY AWARD WINNER ''MACHITO & HIS SALSA BIG BAND'' TIMELESS RECORDS

FAVORITE SABIAN CYMBAL:
THE ENTIRE ''APX'' LINE...

Don Brewer

Grand Funk Railroad / Bob Seger

Martin Denzin

MIKEY PHILLIPS

Janelle Monae

Jason 'Sulli' Sullivan

Seventh Rize

Carlton "Santa" Davis

Ziggy Marley