ELIJAH BLACK Musician/Actor is a purist in every sense of the word. With a clear understanding of what encompasses the life and career of a rock musician, these feelings come across every time he steps on stage to perform for his loyal fans.
With more than 20 years experience, Elijah began playing in college because of a required class presentation he did on The Beatles. After getting hooked on writing and performing, he released his first CD with his band Peace Tree. The CD caught the attention of Michael Belkin of Belkin Productions in Cleveland, OH and led to his first gig opening up for Cry of Love. Some time later,Elijah and his band were invited to appear on a nationally syndicated talk show to represent themselves as one of the best unsigned bands in America. ELIJAH BLACK
An Akron, Ohio native, currently living in New York City, Elijah experienced opening for legendary rockers Motley Crue, Kings X, Styx, Neil Young, Cinderella, Ratt and Jackyl. After several national tours, Elijah has proven his staying power and is said to be one of the hardest working musicians on the touring circuit.
Elijah's most recent tour was sponsored by the LOGO/MTV Channel in support of his 2008 release "BETTER MAN." The promotion was so successful that the channel, was flooded with emails requesting the world premiere of Elijah's new video "Smile for Me" on The NewNowNext and The Click List Video Show, which was voted TOP TEN of 2008.
Elijah has just completed BAD DREAM, Elijah’s 3rd solo record his hardest hitting record to date. “BAD DREAM rocks, put your seat belt on” is what the critics rave.Look for it soon and a tour in support of BAD DREAM’s 2013 release. Follow on facebook as Elijah Black and twitter as ElijahBlack33.
Elijah can also be seen as a Capital One Viking in their national commercial campaign with Alec Baldwin. Elijah will be starring in 2 forthcoming feature films. “The Legend of Jimi Lazer” filmed in Toronto April and May of 2012 and soon to be released psychological thriller called “Shadowboxing” where he portrays a dark and evil biker.
SELF TITLED (PEACE TREE - 1993)
INCENSE (PEACE TREE - 1996)
5 SONG EP (PEACE TREE - 1998)
NICE TO MEET YOU (PEACE TREE - 2000)
NAKED 'GAINST THE BLUE SKY (ELIJAH BLACK - 2004)
BETTER MAN (ELIJAH BLACK - 2008)
BAD DREAM (ELIJAH BLACK - 2013)