Kiko Loureiro

DOB: June 16, 1972
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro
Height: 1.82m
Weight: 80kg 179lb
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Brown
Status: Married
Siblings: Sister, Ana Beatriz Loureiro and Brother, Zeca loureiro
First Band: Angra

Favorites

Band/Album:
Led Zeppelin -Physical Graffiti

Movie:
Goodfellas

Meal/Food:
Brazilian Churrasco

Book:
Jose Saramago – Death with Interruptions

Politician:
years of disappointment... hard to answer that one

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    Historical Figure:
    Robespierre

    Holiday:
    Christmas

    Megadeth solo:
     Tornado Of Souls

    Venue:
    Anyone in Japan

    TV shows:
    House of Cards / Narcos

    Hobbies:
     Play piano : )

    Guitar:
    Ibanez KIKO100

    Sport:
    Soccer

    Season:
    Spring

    Vacation Spot:
    Jericoacoara BR

    Websites:
    Seth Godin blog.

    Song from Dystopia:
    Poisonous Shadows

Notables

Most memorable concert:
Angra Le Zenith Paris 1999 with Bruce Dickinson and Megadeth Wembley

What do you like to do to relax while touring:
Read and Skype with family

Occupation if not a musician:
Molecular Biologist

Musical Influences:
Too many to mention.. Villa Lobos, Led Zeppelin, Allan holdsworth...

First concert ever seen:
Venom and Exciter (my first metal international one)

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    Fondest memory:
    My daughter’s birth

    Advice to other bands/musicians:
    "Believe in your Dreams" or "do what you love" only works if you work hard, be humble to always learn, develop an strategy and execute it

    Most memorable tour story/experience:
    First leg of Dystopia tour in Oct/Nov 2015

    Most important life lesson:
    Be vulnerable

    Who would you want to play you in a movie?
    Rodrigo Santoro

    Morning person or night owl?
    Night!

    Where/when would you go in a time machine?
    Watch Leonardo Da Vinci or Mozart working.

    What 3 items would you want with you on a desert island other than food and water?
    An yacht... if not possible an acoustic guitar, survival kit

    What is the last book you read?
    What To Do When It’s Your Turn - Seth Godin.

    What is your must-have travel item when you’re on tour?
    Computer, book, musical instrument

    What is your favorite part of the process when you’re recording or preparing to record an album?
    composing, creating the first ideas.