Tony Romero’s Vortex

Exploring Different Types of Melodies, Grooves & Rhythms to Create a New Vibe

Tony Romero has been active in the music industry as an online presenter for over 10 years promoting independent music.

Music has been a big part of his life growing up in Southern California listening to a variety of different genres from blues to prog rock. At the age of 18, he started learning to read music and play keyboards with the aspiration of someday recording some original music.

As a presenter; DJ Tony has been broadcasting an internet radio show on House of Prog since 2014 and has been broadcasting on internet radio show since 2009.

He started with AiiRadio, doing 3 shows a week dedicated to unsigned progressive and progressive metal artists.

There he made many friends and contacts within the music industry in which he has brought with him to House of Prog.

Tony has conducted hundreds of interviews with artists such as Colin Tench, The Flower Kings, The Tangent, Echolyn, Jamie Glaser, Robert Martin, Daniel Gildenlow, Julie Slick from The Adrien Belew trio, and Ike Willis of Frank Zappa just to name a few and is supported by many independent music labels including Inside Out Music, Melodic Revolution Records, Bad Elephant Music, Century Media and many more.

His love of music spans through all genres and his shows offer a range of different styles of music, mainly focusing on all forms of progressive music.

DJ Tony is dedicated to bringing something new to his listeners every week, his shows not only promote great music they also include music trivia, contests, and great conversation.

Recently Tony decided to get more serious about writing and recording music, thus Tony Romero’s Vortex was born. Writing original and creative melodies grooves and rhythms aided by some amazing artists to bring his music to life.

“This album is a dream come true,” Says Tony Romero ” I’ve always wanted to put together a variety of different styles of music that I enjoy”


Roland FA06
Roland JDXI
Korg Electribe 2
Arturia beat step
Korg SQ1
M-Audio Axiom 49
Micro Korg
IK Multimedia UNO
AKG C1000S
DAW: Presonus Studio artist 5


Africa (2023) Digital Single & Streaming
Noise Machine (2020) CD Digital Single & Streaming
Mellowship (2020) Digital Single & Streaming
Closure (2020) Digital Single & Streaming

Tony Romero’s Vortex Online