Rojas Rodo, Manuel Gerardo

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Rojas Rodo, Manuel Gerardo Gender: M
born on 18 August 1946 at 13:25 (= 1:25 PM )
Place Lima, Peru, 12s03, 77w03
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Castellanos
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 25°11' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 08°23 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 21°42'


Peruvian rock musician, composer and DJ, founding member of the many Peruvian rock bands like The Doltons, Los Shain's, The (St. Thomas) Pepper Smelter and Gerardo Manuel and El Humo. He has been conductor Disco Club, one of the first programs dedicated to disseminating video clips and dissemination of rock in Peru.

In 1978 through the state channel (Channel 7 in Lima) Peru launched the first TV program dedicated to the dissemination of music videos called Disco Club. This was due to the great success of his two predecessors program "Hello legs" (emitting filmclips) and "FM 7" (musical weekly). In Disco Club which was broadcast every day there was broadcasting music video from rock to fusion and folk music, was the first program of Video worldwide and that began three years before the appearance of MTV international chain that aired until 1985.

In 2010 he suffered a stroke that nearly cost him his life, though he recovered, was diagnosed with Parkinson's contracture. That same year, recovered his health issues daily program: Disco Club through National Radio of Peru. In March 2011 officially launched Internet Radio Disco Club rocker fans quickly identified Disco Club Radio as "Resistance" alluding to a tight defense of good music genre and proposes his fight with the disease that afflicts.

Link to Wikipedia biography (Spanish)

Source Notes

Castellanos quotes birth certificate


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist