Giustino Riccio plays timbal, sings coros, writes and arranges for Bio Ritmo. He’s been a member since almost the very beginning taking Rei’s place on timbale in 1992, only a year after the group had formed. Giustino grew up in Jersey City and played hard-core and punk rock music thru his youth. He discovered salsa as a teenager and became obsessed. He enjoys vintage clothing, fancy foods and collecting vinyl records. He currently also plays drums for the band Malhombre.