TEXAS CHILI PEPPERS
The Texas Chili Peppers is a versatile blend of talent and experience. Beginning their journey with a family foundation, the Texas Chili Peppers feature brothers Oscar and Alan teaming up with their father Al Gonzalez and cousin Alex Mann. Juan Gonzalez is an original member who adds years of professional music experience. This combination enables the band to play a wide variety of musical styles ranging from COUNTRY to TEJANO, CUMBIAS, and plenty of ROCK and POP music in between. The band thrives on live music performances whether they're playing at a bar and grill or for a wedding, reunion or corporate party. Together, they're a unique journey that always strives to please the audience first.
OSCAR - GUITAR, VOCALS & SAXOPHONE
Oscar Gonzalez better known as OG, has played professionally since 1989 with various bands. Most notably, Oscar played tenor saxophone and guitar for the popular tejano group Tierra Tejana from 1992-1994. With Tierra Tejana Oscar appeared on several television shows showcasing the booming tejano scene at the time. Oscar has also been a finalist in the Guitar Wars contests which feature the top guitarists in San Antonio. In addition to the guitar and saxophone, Oscar sings lead and plays keyboards.
ALAN - DRUM BEAT!
Alan Gonzalez or "Hurricane Alan" as the band likes to call him sets the beat for the Texas Chili Peppers. Having a forte in Rock, Reggae, and Cumbia beats, Alan delivers the beat that holds the band through the musical gamut.
AL- BASS & VOCALS
Al Gonzalez has played music professionally since departing the U.S. Marine Corp. in 1971. Al also known as "Pop" plays bass guitar and sings lead and background vocals as well.
Past bands include Traces, The Wilburn Bros., and the S.A.F.D. Band Backdraft.
JUAN - KEYS, VOCALS
Juan Gonzalez plays the keyboard and sings lead and background vocals. Juan aka "Big Man" sings some of the best R&B and Tejano music with a powerful voice that commands attention when performing.
ALEX - GUITAR
Alex Mann is a guitarist and family cousin aka "Primo" of the Gonzalez Family. He adds a new-generation take on the band's extensive repertoire and live sets. You will always find "Primo" ready to play music!