Goiabanda means “Guavaband’ in Portuguese
Gustavo (Goiaba) is a self-taught musician who became proficient at guitar playing at the age of 13. After a short time as rhythm guitarist in the band Anti-Stress in 2009, Goiaba devoted his time to learn bass playing techinques. In 2011, he joined the band Hot Rodders as bass palyer, in which he made several shows in Porto Alegre’s bars and venues, such as Eclipse and Divina Comédia. After the end of his band in April 2013, Goiaba began performing with musician and composer Pablo Dias, forming the Goiabanda group, in which he currently plays the bass and performs in southern Brazil.
Felippe Kerpen, born in Porto Alegre, has been a drummer for 10 years in bands like Plátano, Continenti, Death by the colt, and side projects in various musical styles. With “Plátano” band, Felippe gathered the most experience in shows, tours and has recorded two EPs. In 2010, joined the band Paradoxo and began playing in various gigs with singer Pablo Dias. Currently, he is part of the Goiabanda musicians team – accompanying the composer and performer Pablo Dias.
Régis Moewius is a professional guitarist and music teacher. Born in Igrejinha, Régis began playing guitar at 12 years old and participated in various bands throughout his career such as “Carboicídio band” with which he won a regional festival, The Cursed and the 80 Beats Band. Nowdays Regis studies music at UFRGS university where he met the musician Pablo Dias. He atcts as guitarist playing at concerts and presentations, writing and recording next to Pablo and Goiabanda.