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Kiko Shred started playing guitar in 1993, studied with great guitarists and joined numerous bands. Kiko Shred officially started his solo career with the 2015 album "Riding the Storm" in the same period that he officially joined the ex-Judas Priest's Latin American band, Tim Ripper Owens.
Kiko Shred continued his solo career with the second album "The Stride" of 2017 while international tours intensified, in the same year Kiko made his first solo tour in Mexico, a country he had already visited with Tim Owens, this time to promote his second solo album.
In 2018 Kiko Shred developed important works in his career, returned to Mexico to accompany the legendary singer Michael Vescera (ex Yngwie Malmsteen / Loudness / Dr. Sin) after performing the shows with Vescera, Kiko Shred still remained for a series of workshops of guitar. During the trip, Kiko received an invitation from the Mexican President's office for lunch and on the occasion received a medal as a thank you for her presentations across the country.
Still in 2018 Kiko started the production of his third album entitled "Royal Art" under the production of Andria Busic, Kiko Shred stabilized his solo band by inviting the veteran vocalist Mario Pastore to integrate it, bass and drums are on account of the tour companions Will Costa and Lucas Tagliari, who, like Kiko Shred, also played with Ripper Owens, Vescera, UDO, André Matos, Doogie White, Blaze Bayley.
The Year 2019 marks the release of the album "Royal Art" in Brazil (Heavy Metal Rock Records), in the US, Canada, Europe, Japan and Korea (RFL Records - USA) and the first Kiko Shred Band show abroad, held in Metal Oasis festival in Chile. Still in 2019, Kiko Shred played with two tours throughout South America with the legendary singer Tim Ripper Owens (April and September) in addition to a successful tour with the American singer Leather Leone (ex Chastain).
In February 2020 Kiko Shred made a very successful tour in Mexico, doing guitar clinics and shows with a support band, passing through the cities of Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Saltillo, Torreon, Monterrey, Ensenada, Tijuana and Ciudad de México.
Also at the beginning of this year, a re-release agreement was signed for the album "Riding The Storm" worldwide by RFL Records (USA).