Eddie OjedaTo write songs in open G and D tuning has opened another world of song writing
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 arenas, theaters, and stadiums throughout the world. He has opened for such well-known bands as Iron Maiden, Dio, ZZTop, White Snake, and Motor Head.
In the video “Hearing Aid” – heavy metal’s musical contribution to the African Relief Fund, Eddie is seen performing with such Rock ‘N Roll giants as Ronnie James Dio, Neal Schon, Yngwie Malmsteen, George Lynch, and other greats. In addition to performing several times on the television show, “Solid Gold”, videos in which he performs is shown repeatedly on MTV and VH1 Classics.
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 2006,
Eddie released his first solo album Axes 2 Axes featuring tracks with Ronnie James Dio, Joe Lynn Turner, Dee Snider, Joe Franco, Rudy Sarzo, Terry Ilous and Chris McCarvill also in September of 2006 Eddie released an instructional guitar DVD currently on sale as well as a solo video from his solo CD featuring Dee Snider currently being played in VH1 Classics.
Eddie appears in a feature role in the movie, Pee Wee Herman’s Big Adventure.
Since the reunion of Twisted Sister in 2003, Eddie has performed in 23 countries world wide headlining the biggest rock festivals in Europe to crowds varying from 40,000 to 80,000 people. In October 2006, Twisted Sister released a new Christmas album with Razor and Tie, along with a video that is currently being featured on VH1 classics.
In October 2006 Eddie was inducted in the Long Island Music Hall of Fame along with Billy Joel, Joan Jet and many other well known music artists.
Twisted Sister has performed live on “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno,
The Craig Ferguson Show and “Late Night” with Jimmy Fallon.
Currently Eddie is on tour with Twisted Sister and working on his second solo album.
He finished producing Curbside Hustle’s first album which features his daughter Michelle Ojeda.
In March of 2013 Releasd a new Signature Hot Sauce.