Joaquín Cardiel

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Joaquín Cardiel
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Background information
Birth name Joaquín Cardiel Jericó
Born (1965-06-02) June 2, 1965 (age 51)
Origin Zaragoza, Spain
Genres Rock en español
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Bass
Years active 1985–1996, 2007
Labels EMI
Associated acts Héroes Del Silencio
Edicion Fria
Tres de Ellos

Joaquín Cardiel (June 2, 1965) is a musician best known for his 10 years in the Zaragoza hard rock band Heroes Del Silencio.[1]

Before Héroes del Silencio[edit]

Joaquín started in music very early. His favourite bands were AC/DC, Led Zeppelin and Status Quo. He began playing guitar on 'Edición Fría' and 'Tres de Ellos'. In 1985 he joins Héroes del Silencio as their Bass player.

He was the only band member that finished his degree. He graduated in Chemistry in 1988 without wasting a single year just when the band was starting to become famous.

Post Héroes del Silencio[edit]


  1. ^ Ankeny, Jason. "Biography: Héroes del Silencio". AMG. Retrieved 18 May 2010.