Federico Fong

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Federico Fong
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Background information
Birth name Federico Vicente Fong Pharris
Born 1967
San Rafael, California
Genres Rock
Occupation(s) Musician, producer.
Instruments Bass, Piano.
Years active 1984–present.
Website La Barranca official site.

Federico Vicente Fong Pharris (San Rafael, California 1967) simply known as Federico Fong is a musician and productor, member of several bands in Mexico and the United States:


Born in Northern California's Bay Area in 1967 to a Panamian father of Chinese descent and an American mother, Fong relocated at a young age with his family to Mexico City where he has lived for the majority of his life.

He was a resident of Brooklyn, New York for a few years and then relocated to Mexico City to continue working mainly with band La Barranca.


  1. ^ Kim, Jae-Ha (28 February 1997). Year of the cat? Jaguares prowls U.S., Chicago Sun-Times ("When that group disbanded Andre and Hernandez went on to form Jaguares which also includes guitarist Jose Manuel Aguilera and bassist Federico Fong")
  2. ^ Guzman, Isaac (25 January 2002). OYS IN THE 'HOOD - MEET THE LATIN-JEWISH RAPPERS, Daily News (New York) ("...drummer Federico Fong, a former member of the celebrated Mexican band Caifanes.")