Joe Rotundo is a seasoned guitarist based out of Vancouver, B.C. Canada. He is best known for his band the Modelos and his instro-surf trio the Interstellar Riders. Joe has been playing surf music and rockabilly since the early 90's citing his main influences as The Ventures, Link Wray, Buddy Holly and Carl Perkins.
The Modelos are Vancouver's Rock 'n' Roll Cowboy Surfers! The group was formed in 2004 when Joe Rotundo and Mike Kenney collaborated in a songwriting adventure that would produce tunes like, "Somewhere West" & "Death Ranch". Brad Ferguson and Geoff Hicks were the natural selection as the rhythm section and thus born was The Modelos!
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