Chris "Dos" Mendoza is a Music Producer, Mixing Engineer, Mastering Engineer, Keyboardist, Music Director, and former On Air Radio Personality. He has worked with Platinum and Gold artists ranging from Everlast-House of Pain, Chris Cagle, Heidi Newfield-Trick Pony, Nashville's Muzik Mafia (Big & Rich, Gretchen Wilson, James Otto, Cowboy Troy, Damien Horne-The Farm, Shannon Lawson, Shanna Crooks), Redlight King, Trailer Choir, Trevor Rosen and Matt Ramsey of Old Dominion, BC Jean, Craig Wayne Boyd ("The Voice" winner), Will Champlin ("The Voice" 3rd place), "The Voice" contestants Shawna P, Ryan Quinn, and Kylie Rothfield, and "American Idol" contestants Kendra Chantelle and Michelle Delamor. He has been auditioned by and rehearsed with Natasha Bedingfield, Adam Lambert, Katy Perry, Ke$ha, Selena Gomez and Bridget Mendler. Chris has also sat in on keyboards with Randy Houser, Scott Weiland, Jewel, Randy Owen of Alabama, and 3 Doors Down. Chris currently owns and operates Lunaverse¢ī Records Productions, where he is on Apple's approved list of "Mastered for iTunes" providers.
Before landing his first major gig as a keyboard player, Chris was the Afternoon Drive Radio Personality for 99.1 FM (then known as KNOT) in Northern Arizona. He was also part of a well known regional band "Three of a Kind" based in Prescott AZ, with his brothers Phillip and Adrian. The group regularly appeared on radio stations throughout Northern Arizona, and opened for recording artists Charlie Daniels, Montgomery Gentry, and Chely Wright. In addition to making appearances in Boy Crazy Magazine and on the Hot Rod Magazine Power Tour, the brothers also secured a licensing deal with Jazzercise for their song "Whiskey Row", and won back to back state titles in the Colgate Country Showdown. The band recorded their first and only album with hit record producer Mark Spiro.
Throughout his career, Chris has shared the stage and/or toured with the following artists: Blink 182, Brooks & Dunn, Miranda Lambert, Bush, Jason Aldean, The Cure, Cypress Hill, Eric Church, Lady Antebellum, Bon Jovi, Sublime, Bobby Brown, Carnie Wilson, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton, Dee Snider, Kid Rock, Seether, Jake Owen, Billy Currington, Keith Anderson, John Anderson, Mark Chesnut, Phil Vassar, Sawyer Brown, Joe Nichols, DMC, Chevelle, Staind, Switchfoot, Social Distortion, Puddle of Mudd, Iggy Pop, Easton Corbin, Duff McKagen, Dierks Bentley, 3 Doors Down, New Found Glory, Insane Clown Posse, Little Texas, Uncle Kracker, Jimmy Wayne, Sisqo, Charlie Daniels, Montgomery Gentry, Chely Wright, Melissa Manchester, Josh Kelley, Josh Gracin, Billy Dean, Emerson Drive, Jack Ingram, and Jamey Johnson.