In 2006, Eddie Ojeda released his first solo album Axes 2 Axes featuring tracks with rock legends such as Ronnie James Dio, Joe Lynn Turner, Dee Snider, Joe Franco, Rudy Sarzo, Terry Ilous and Chris McCarvill.
Eddie Ojeda. Solo artist and guitarist for the legendary multi gold and platinum selling group TWISTED SISTER -
Eddie Ojeda majored in music at Bronx Community College and studied guitar privately under the renowned guitarist, Alberto Valdez Blain, a prodigy trained by Segovia. Eddie’s musical contributions to Rock ‘N Roll, are chronicled in the book, Who’s Who in Rock ‘N Roll.
Eddie Ojeda’s skill, both as a guitarist and a musician, have enabled him to perform with many outstanding groups in over 9,000 live shows in theaters, arenas, and stadiums throughout the world. Eddie Ojeda has shared the stage with such legendary artists as Iron Maiden, Dio, ZZ Top, Whitesnake, Motorhead and more.
Eleven albums featuring Eddie Ojeda on lead guitar with Twisted Sister are currently available on different major labels. These albums combined have earned 25 gold and platinum records for their world-wide sales.
In September of 2006, Eddie Ojeda also released an instructional guitar DVD currently in stores as well as releasing a solo video of The Beatles classic, Elenor Rigby which is from his solo CD Axes 2 Axes. This song features Dee Snider of Twisted Sister on lead vocals.
The video of Elenor Rigby is currently being played on VH1 Classics and is a You Tube favorite amongst headbangers everywhere!
Since the reunion of Twisted Sister in 2003, Eddie Ojeda has performed in 23 countries world wide headlining the biggest rock festivals in the world to crowds varying from 25,000 to 80,000 people.
In October 2006, Eddie Ojeda and Twisted Sister returned once again back to the Billboard charts after 20 years by releasing a new CD, this time, a Christmas release titled A Twisted Christmas on Razor & Tie Records. The new release was successful enough to launch a new video for the single "Oh Come All Ye Faithful" done ala "We're Not Gonna Take It" style.
The "Oh Come All Ye Faithful" video was the number one most requested Christmas song downloaded on the internets You Tube and is currently being featured on VH1 Classics which supported the Twisted Sister 2006 tour.
Also in October 2006, Eddie Ojeda and Twisted Sister were inducted in the Long Island Music Hall of Fame along with Billy Joel, Joan Jett, KISS and many other well known artists.
Eddie Ojeda's television appearances include everything from the classic Pee Wee Herman's Big Adventure Movie to Solid Gold, MTV, VH-1, VH-Classics and more!
In December 2006, Eddie Ojeda and Twisted Sister graced the stages of both The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Craig Furgeson Show where they performed a song off of their new Christmas release - A Twisted Christmas.
Currently, Eddie Ojeda is on tour in America with his band performing songs off of his solo release, Axes 2 Axes, as well as some Twisted classics. Eddie Ojeda will tour Europe still this year before he returns to the recording studio to begin work on his next solo release slated for November 2007.
For band & tour info please go to www.eddieojeda.com
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