Staten Island musician Edwin “Pupa” Santiago has been playing in the New York City area since arriving in 1970 when he gathered a group of musicians under the name A Band Called Losiada. Since then he has played in many bands and now operates Sky View Studio in St. George.
Santiago will celebrate his 60th birthday on August 1st, 2015 at Alor Café, 2110 Richmond Road, playing guitar with his current band, Five Myles Utopia. The band also features James Ceribello on vocals, JoAnn Aliseo on drums and their new bass player, Moby Medina. Other local musicians are expected to join in the jam. Call Alor Café for details at (718) 351-1101. You can learn more about Santiago at the Pupa Santiago Official Website.
Life-Wire News Service interviewed Santiago in his studio about his music, including his current band. Five Myles Utopia. Please enjoy and share our video.
– Anthony Pabon and Eddy Gregory for Life-Wire News Service