Javier Vargas is a Spanish blues guitarist. Born in Madrid to Argentine parents who had emigrated to Spain from Buenos Aires, he founded the Vargas Blues Band in 1991, the year they released their first recording, All Around Blues. Since 1992, he has recorded on the Dro-Atlantic (Warner Music Group, Spain) label. He leads the project Vargas, Bogert & Appice + Shortino, with bassist Tim Bogert, Carmine Appice on drums, and singer Paul Shortino. He has collaborated with musicians like Paco de Lucía, Buddy Guy, Frank Marino, Carlos Santana, Pat Travers, Glenn Hughes, Prince, Devon Allman and countless more. He regularly tours Europe and Spain with his band and appeared at the 30th Anniversary Montreux Jazz Festival.
First live DVD of the band, where each and every one of the topics are instrumental. Recorded past 28 November 2003 in room Oasis of Zaragoza in a private performance Club Nokia offered to its partners. This DVD contains 14 of their best songs. Among them are classics of Vargas as Buenos Aires Blues, Spanish Fly or the very Latin Blues seduced Carlos Santana, other unpublished and versions such as: Cause We Ended As Lovers of Stevie Wonder, albatross, a classic of Fleetwood Mac, among others. Ultimately, this DVD live shows the unique ability of Javier Vargas from Blues, fusing musical styles and get an own label music.