Eddie Z is an award winning Producer, Engineer and Guitarist. Since 1994, Eddie has owned and operated The Playroom music facility in Charlotte, NC where he has worked with many of the worlds biggest artists including Fantasia, Anthony Hamilton, 3 Doors Down, Usher, Aaliyah, Phoenix, Buck Cherry, Dr John, Jewel and many others.
Born in Long Island New York, Eddie has been a music junkie all of his life. He started singing and playing guitar at age 5 and began playing professionally in the late 80’s. Eddie also spent 15 years in the hugely successful band Charity Case that donated over 1 million dollars to terminally ill and disabled children through the Ace & Tj radio show.
With this new record, Eddie Z – “Together In The Vault,” Eddie teamed up with longtime collaborator Clifton Vann and amazing vocalist Erin Icenhour. The trio, along with Rob MacWilliams on bass, Greg Dampier on drums and Jason Atkins on keys, are looking forward to a great CD release party at the Evening Muse on Sunday July 29th!
Eddie was a kidney transplant recipient in 2014 and currently spends a lot of his time raising awareness for kidney disease. Eddie has been contracted to write a book on his story and is also developing a musical about his life and his battle with kidney disease.