Eddie Perez Musician

Edward Anthony Perez (born June 26, 1968 in Los Angeles, California) is an American guitarist and singer. He currently records and tours with country artist Dwight Yoakam. Prior to joining Yoakam, Perez was a member of the Grammy award-winning, multi-platinun band The Mavericks. He has also played with other notable artists such as James Intveld, Connie Smith, Jim Lauderdale, Miranda Lambert, Lee Ann Womack, Gary Allan and Kim Richey. In addition to his work with The Mavericks, he has worked with Mavericks' lead singer, Raul Malo, on his solo projects. Perez played on the Peter Asher produced Malo record, You're Only Lonely. He can be seen on the DVDs The Mavericks - Live in Austin, Texas, as well as the DVD Return to Sin City: A Tribute to Gram Parsons. He also appears in CMT's 100 Greatest Love Songs and CMT's 100 Greatest Duets.

Personal details

Date of birth
June 26th, 1968
Place of birth
Los Angeles, California, United States of America
United States of America
Date of death
2013 at age of 44

Musical acts

1.The Mavericks Country, Tejano music, Rockabilly, Americana, Neotraditional country

2003 - 2003

The Mavericks are an American neotraditional country band founded in 1989 in Miami, Florida. Between 1991 and 2003, they recorded six studio albums, in addition to charting 14 singles on the Billboard country charts. Their highest-peaking American single was 1996's "All You Ever Do Is Bring Me Down", a collaboration with accordionist Flaco Jiménez. They are best known in the UK for their 1998 single "Dance the Night Away", which reached number 4 in the UK singles chart. The band split up in 2004, and lead singer Raul Malo released six solo albums. Robert Reynolds released two solo EPs and co-founded 'supergroup' SWAG with Jerry Dale McFadden, along with Ken Coomer of Wilco, Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick, and Doug Powell. In 2012, the band announced plans for several reunion festival dates. Shortly after, they were offered a record deal by Big Machine Records and recorded their reunion album In Time, which was released in February 2013.

Member history

Member Role Start End
Robert Reynolds
Bass 1989 2003
Lead Vocals 1989 2003
Paul Deakin
Drums 1989 2003
David Lee Holt
Lead guitar 1991 1994
Nick Kane
Guitar 1994 2003
Jerry Dale McFadden
Piano, Organ, Backing Vocals 1994 1999
Guitar 2003 2003
Ben Peeler
Guitar 1991
Jaime Hanna


Album title Released Type
The Mavericks 2003 Studio album

Official website

Social media


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