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That's all for now meow!

© 2016 by Gato Malo Productions. Blues Powered by Chessa Peak & Wix.com 

Felix Y Los Gatos  

The true sound of Rt66 - Samantha Brown, The Travel Channel

Band Bio

Formed in 2004, Felix Y Los Gatos is a National touring act with their roots planted firmly in the desert Southwest. With 16+ years of stage experience, the Gato’s have an improvisational style that is uniquely their own. Zydetejano Blues as the band refers to their sound is a unique blend of latin, blues, tejano, and rockin outlaw country. The Gatos have been featured at the Telluride Blues Festival, Durango Blues Train, Zion Canyon Music Festival and countless other large national festivals. Their undying passion to play music has allowed them the privilege of sharing the stage with acts such as grammy award winning Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers, Tab Benoit, BeauSoleil, Ozomatli, Wayne “The Train” Hancock, as well as featuring John Popper of Blues Traveler on the track “Hot Damn” from their Album, “OCHO”.  Felix y Los Gatos remains one of the most popular & musically diverse sounds in the Southwest.

LATEST NEW: Tails from the Alley 

July 16, 2019

Coming soon? If you find yourself driving past 3900 Central NW in the coming weeks and spy the GIGANTIC Felix y Los Gatos banner, then just hang on to your whiskers cause big things are coming to the Esquina de Trujillo building. 2020 should see the groundwork for a new local business spearheaded by Felix Peralta of Felix y Los Gatos & fiance Chessa Peak. Though details confidential, plans are in effect with local investors and this location will yield a new home for music, good brew, and good times to come. Stay tuned cats. 

July 9, 2019

July 7th 2019 welcomed the first annual Accordion & Blues Festival to Albuquerque @ Rio Bravo Brewery. 

The entire day was filled with amazing live music and some of the best people this side of the

Rio Grande. The day started off with none other than New Mexico Blues legends, The Memphis P Tails with myself sitting in and singing a tune. Followed by Las Cruces boys the C.W. Ayon Duo. 

(Video by Keith Langerman)                                           

The end of the day brought about a special treat when the Gatos joi...

August 2, 2018

Dos Gatos on the KRQE 13 news talking about their show this evening at the County Line and their upcoming West Coast tour representing New Mexico music. 

June 25, 2018

Gato Fest is an annual festival put on by Felix y Los Gatos featuring some of NM’s hottest local bands with many guest appearances as well as some of NM’s hottest vendors. A more eclectic crowd than the previous years, 2018 ‘s festival opened with singer, songwriter & rustic rogue Gary Blackchild

Blackchild, a solo musician brought a soulful and sincere kick off to this year’s festival followed by the CW Ayon Duo.

CW, who also played as a Duo for the Durango Blues Train in June, is making big waves in the Southwest with his interpretation of deep hill country Blues coupled with razor precision upright bass chops, this duo...

June 22, 2018

Felix y Los Gatos would like to thank Michael Dellheim and everyone with the Santa Fe Bandstand for choosing the FYLG to bring in this years annual Santa Fe Bandstand. The Santa Fe Bandstand is an 8 week long series of free musical performances featuring 2 groups a night, 5 nights a week. The Gatos would also like to thank the  Santa Fe New Mexican for their article in today's paper.

Felix y Los Gatos, the favored Godsons of the Desert Southwest brought their high octane Americana sound and featured guest performances by Johnny "The Nailman" Allston & Chessa Peak for an evening of New Mexico music.  

A special t...

June 11, 2018

Actions speak louder than words. Nuff said, 

February 20, 2018

Winterland Park, home of Smokin Moe’s, has been host to some of the best blues bands in the country. Their stage has held legends such as James Cotton, Tommy Castro, Taj Mahal, & Tab Benoit as well as up and comers such as Kate Moss, Ori Naftali, & Samantha Fish. Felix y los Gatos can now be added to the hall of legends in Smokin Moe’s as yet another hard hitter to Winterland Park’s home of the Blues.

We would like to thank Smokin Moe’s, Grand County Blues Society, Blues from the Top, & everyone who turned out to be a part of our journey to the 9052ft! And the BBQ is DYNAMITE! We hope to see you all again in June!

February 19, 2018

June 1 & 2, Gato Malo & DB Gomez will represent New Mexico roots music for a sold out performance. Returning for their second Durango Blues train appearance as Dos Gatos, a scaled down duo of the national touring power band Felix y Los Gatos.

The favored Godsons of New Mexico, Gato Malo & DB Gomez bring it back to the Blues roots that shaped their eclectic southwest sound in their unique Americana blend of button accordion & acoustic guitar. Their songwriting and performance is a soulful, yet energetic blend that channels the ancestors they pay tribute to presently, as well as tales about their bad cat past in songs...

March 9, 2017

Felix y los Gatos has been voted BEST OF THE BLUES by the Alibi's BEST OF BURQUE contest for 2016! The Gatos would like to thank everyone for voting and as a sign of gratitude, FYLG is offering their fans a FREE DOWNLOAD of their Blues track "90 Day Binge" from their new album "Louisiana Nights"! Read what the Alibi had to say http://alibi.com/feature/52871/Music-Box.html

February 24, 2017

Felix y los Gatos asked to join the 2017 Durango Blues Train!

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Management & Booking: Felix Peralta | PeraltaMusic123@gmail.com