Messias started as a piano player with just 8 years old, but the guitar took its place quickly. With several music influences, its with the blues that he felt in love for. After starting to perform live, quickly the audience surrendered to his voice and unique guitar playing. He lead weekly blues jam sessions for 6 years, where the audience nicked named him the “Hot Tone”. Messias is a singer, composer and lead guitar player that truly inspires audiences with strong performances.
The band itself, “Messias and the Hot Tones” was created in 2003. His first album “No more than me” reached the top 10 in the Blues Matters magazine and had worldwide presentations.
In 2017 he was selected to represent Portugal at the European Blues Challenge along with 21 other countries.
Later this year his newest album “Out of trouble” will be officially released. You can hear a preview of the songs at the “Discography” section.
Did you know?
Messias started working as a salesman and became a dentist after completing his studies.