Locomotive Man

Singer Songwriter
Woody Guthrie Stage – Rm 232 / 4:30 - 5:00

Locomotive Man is an Americana / Folk band located in Modesto,California. Inspired and influenced by a diverse range of musicians, like Jim Croce, Johnny Cash, James Taylor and others, Locomotive Man is founded and led by Joel Rusco who plays acoustic guitar and is supported by his wife Elainea Rusco and other musicians.

Starting from 2014, the band now has produced more than 150 songs. While both Joel and his wife Elainea are busy raising two kids and working in non-profit organizations, they are passionate about music, dedicating a large part of their lives outside their jobs to perfecting their songwriting skills and music.

Their collective talent and dedication has been recognised by anindependent film producer, who has had the band write an official soundtrack for a film. They are constantly trying to innovate and improve as a band.