Screaming Noteheads play Rock, Blues, Country, and Classics
VOCALS, GUITAR- Bobby O (Robert Michael Ormsby):
Bobby-O studied music at California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts) on a Vickie Carr Scholarship where he majored in musical composition. Along the way he opened shows for Canned Heat, Iron Butterfly and played with Antonio Carlos Jobim, The Hues Corporation, Ike Turner Revue, various members of the original Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band, and many others. On being introduced to Buddy Arnold in the early 90ís and the Musicians Assistance Program, Bobby has dedicated himself to using his awesome musical talent to help others recover from the terrors of addiction and move on to lead successful, substance-free lives. In addition he became a popular and effective substance-abuse counselor, first for 17 years at Acton Rehab Center, and for the last 3 years at Warm Springs Rehab Center. More recently he ís made referrals and received them from Music Cares of NARAS.
David was born in Seattle, and moved to California at age 19 to attend California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts), where he studied classical, jazz and modern piano. It was here that he and Bobby-O first met. After his stint at Cal Arts he played with the well known group Ambrosia, who garnered 5 Grammy nominations. In 1984 he joined the critically acclaimed fusion group, Shadowfax, and won a Grammy for Best New Age Performance in 1989.
He also played and recorded with musical luminaries like: Edgar Winter, Billy Preston, Al Stewart, Stephen Bishop, Gary Wright, Terry Sylvester (The Hollies), John Ford Coley, The Doobie Brothers, Michael Hedges and others. David also played with Dale Bozzio and Missing Persons in 2015. For more info visit:
Veteran Bassist/Vocalist Keith Hollar has toured and/or recorded with artists Tina Turner, Etta James, songwriter Stephan Bishop and more. Recently toured a few years with Hotel California and MC'd Crackers comedy club in Anaheim California.
DRUMS, VOCALS- VICTOR TEJADA/h3>
Victor - born in San Fernando CA, began playing Drums at 11yr/old. His first pro gigs were with Motown Artists Brenton Wood (Gimme a Little Sign, Oogum Boogum hit songs), Mary Wells (My Guy hit song), Spiral Staircase (I Love You More Today Than Yesterday hit song). More recently played with cover bands- Blvd. Knights and No Dice, now hitting for Screaming Noteheads! Victor also plays Latin Purcussion and sings.