Talon Marks

Jacob Jimenez, 25, and Sammy

Kicking it with Velvateen

September 25, 2019

The last time we left off with the up and coming band, Velvateen, they were on the verge of just getting settled in the south...

Former alumni, Jacob Jimenez and drummer Mark Jarrett form their band Velvateen. The band incorporates elements of classic rock and rhythms of heavy metal. Photo credit: Courtesy of the Velvateen's.

Velvateen’s rising recognition in the backyard scene

September 19, 2018

Cerritos College alumni Jacob Jimenez, gives the audience a hardcore tune with his newly-created band entitled Velvateen. The...

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