23 Shades is the newest project from acclaimed singer-songwriter Aaron Cuadra. The band's honest and personal brand of rock 'n' roll boasts spacey ambience, meaningful lyrics and memorable hooks imbued with a radio-ready edge. Cuadra's refreshing originality is a rare find in an industry full of copycats and knockoffs of the "next big thing." 23 Shades defies the temptation to follow suit or worry about what's hip and new, while remaining catchy and accessible.
23 Shades will tour during 2014 to support the release of A New Day To Learn, hitting both seasoned and fresh venues. The album will be released in late 2013, officially release date coming soon! 23 Shades first singles, "TENSION" & "LUCID" are available NOW on itunes. .
Shades of music, shades of life, shades of expression, 23 SHADES.
23 Shades debut Album A NEW DAY TO LEARN to be released late 2013!
Aaron Cuadra is a highly talented singer/songwriter. With the recent release of his self-titled CD "Till I Save Myself" and the start of his 5th extensive West Coast Tour, it is confirmed that Aaron's list of devoted fans is rapidly growing as he fills prominent clubs such as the HOUSE OF BLUES in both Los Angeles and Las Vegas, to Antone's Nightclub in Austin, TX. A natural on guitar and a true vocal genius, Aaron pushes his craft to new levels and directions both musically and lyrically. His latest album, including the popular hits "Autopilot" and "Till I Save Myself", was recorded at highly acclaimed studios Shangri-La in Malibu, CA and Steakhouse Studios in North Hollywood. Awarded "BEST MALE VOCALIST OF THE YEAR" by the Los Angeles Music Awards, he also came in 2nd place for HARD ROCK CAFÉ's "Battle of the Bands" and was a Semi-Finalist in the International Songwriting Competition. He's opened for renowned acts Train and Five For Fighting, receiving exposure on both national television and radio. Combining melodic guitar rhythms with emotionally rich vocals, each tune is layered with powerful hooks and pocket beats. Every performance is energetic and animated with a set list that varies from hard driving rock numbers to haunting ballads. A true artist who shares a personal intensity and leaves the audience captivated, Aaron Cuadra is a rockstar force to be reckoned.