Eddie Christmas

Eddie Christmas

Eddie Christmas who is know in the drum community as well by his pears as Christmas was born may 19 1980 in New Orleans, La home of some or not the funkiest drummers today. Eddie started playing drums in church at the age of 6 where he was under the guidance of Craig and Tom Washington who were some of the baddest Kat's on the gospel scene Eddie was blessed to have musicians that took him under their wings to guide him. His first gig was on Frenchman street at the age of 9 yrs. old with a quartet called The Friendly Traveler Every Sunday night. Eddie attend Andrew J Bell middle school where he study and started his career as a percussionist under the direction of Donald"MeatHead"Richerdson. Eddie was drumsection section leader in his 7th and 8th grade years eddie attended John F. Kennedy high school where he joined the concerrt band and marching band where they won numerous trophies in parades competitions and more. After Graduating high school eddie focused on playing gigs in and out of the church. Eddie is known for his Fatt Pocket and BackBeat when ask by his pears or fellow Muisicians he tells them until u had Gumbo its hard to say. Over his musical journey Eddie has played or shared the stage with GeraldLevert, ChrisRobinson, The BlackCrowes, Sting, MarvaWright, BigCheif BoDollis, JuneYamagishi,LeoNeocentilli, ShaneTheriot,HenryButler,BigSamsFunkyNation, GoodEnoughforGoodTimes, BrianCooganBand, KrikJoseph (dirtyDozenBrassBand, TabBenoit, and Recently JonCleary & TheAbsoluteMonsterGents New Album Live in Austraila 'MoHippa' . Eddie has traveled the world touring allover the globe He thanks god for all he has done for him and theirs more to come. EddieChristmas.com coming soon.