He is inspired by musical legends such as Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Jorge Drexler, and Juan Luis Guerra.
His bilingual cover of John Lennon's hit song, "Imagine" with Youtuber, Alex G., has reached over 4 million views. In 2017, the Democratic National Committee chose their cover as part of their campaign to fight for the DREAM Act to protect almost 800,000 immigrants.
In 2018, Gustavo will continue to travel across the country, and create more music that is inspired by his personal life and the lives of others. He is challenged by the following quote by Anne Lamott: "Every time we choose the good action or response, the decent, the valuable, it builds, incrementally, to renewal, resurrection, the place of newness, freedom, justice."