we are, et al.

Biography


we are, et al., or et al., is Renekarl Paradela. Born and raised in Cebu, Philippines, Renekarl played in various bands locally before moving to the States in 2007. Settling in San Jose, CA, he started a solo project 'et al', in late 2009 performing his originals solo, initially and later with other musicians, usually his friends,  in shows around the Bay Area.


 With an undeniable DIY ethic, Renekarl, or et al. has self-produced 2 EPs, performing and recording all the tracks* in both albums. 


The EP, Bipolar Happiness, was released in November of 2013. In 2016, we are, et al., released its first single in 3 years. In June of 2017, the sophomore EP, ...for the most part., was released.


He is currently back in the studio recording, eyeing his third album by the end of the year.