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Ray Toro


Guitarist Raymond Toro-Ortiz — recognized to My Chemical substance Romance fans while Ray Toro — was created on July 15, 1977, in Kearny, NJ, and attended exactly the same senior high school in Belleville while his potential bandmates Gerard and Mikey Method. Posting a bedroom along with his two brothers, Toro was influenced to get your guitar after viewing one of is own old brothers play along to traditional rock performers like Led Zeppelin. Because his community had not been a secure place (lifeless bodies and medication addicts had been constants of the region), his mom preferred him not really going outside only, so Toro rather passed his senior high school years inside exercising electric guitar and hearing metal and traditional rock. Toro acquired a interest for film aswell and later went to college to be an editor. Following the Sept 11th attacks, nevertheless, he was contacted by his outdated senior high school acquaintance Gerard Method about beginning a music group with him and drummer Matt Pelissier. Though he originally refused — he previously recently began drumming using a different music group — Toro was ultimately convinced, as well as the three became the nucleus of My Chemical substance Love. After adding second guitarist Frank Iero in to the fray, Toro became the group’s business lead guitarist. He ultimately became known not merely because the one in charge of a lot of the band’s electric guitar solos, but additionally because the one using the nice afro-like locks.

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Full Name Ray Toro
Date Of Birth July 15, 1977
Height 1.85 m
Profession Guitarist, Songwriter
Education William Paterson University
Nationality American
Spouse Christa Toro
Music Groups My Chemical Romance
Music Songs Welcome to the Black Parade, Helena, I'm Not Okay, Famous Last Words, Na Na Na, I Don't Love You, Teenagers, The Ghost of You, Cancer, Mama, Sing, Disenchanted, The Light Behind Your Eyes, Planetary, Desolation Row, Blood, Dead!, The Sharpest Lives, The World Is Ugly, This Is How I Disappear, DESTROYA, Demolition Lovers, Romance, Bulletproof Heart, The Kids from Yesterday, Party Poison, Thank You for the Venom, Cemetary Drive, You Know What They Do to Guys Like Us in Prison, Kill All Your Friends, Isn't That Something, Vampires Will Never Hurt You
Albums Danger Days: The True Lives of the Fabulous Killjoys, Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge, The Black Parade, I Brought You My Bullets, You Brought Me Your Love, Life on the Murder Scene, The Black Parade Is Dead!, Remember the Laughter, Conventional Weapons, The Mad Gear and Missile Kid, Like Phantoms, Forever, Dreams Of Stabbing and/or Being Stabbed

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1 He has a dog, Bauer, whom he calls "his son.".
2 Great grandson of Larry Fine.



The Voice 2016 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Guitar Hero Live 2015 Video Game writer: "Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na"
The Man with the Iron Fists 2012 performer: "Hell Hath No Fury" / writer: "Hell Hath No Fury"
Premium Rush 2012 writer: "Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na"
American Reunion 2012 writer: "Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na Na"
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie 2011 Documentary writer: "Sing" - as Raymond Toro
Transformers: Dark of the Moon 2011 writer: "The Only Hopes for Me Is You"
Teen Wolf 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Glee 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Conan 2011 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Saints Row 2 2008 Video Game writer: "Teenagers"
Never Back Down 2008 writer: "Teenagers" - as Raymond Toro
SingStar Pop 2007 Video Game writer: "Helena"
Punk's Not Dead 2007 Documentary writer: "I'm Not Okay I Promise"
MLB 07: The Show 2007 Video Game writer: "This Is How I Disappear"
Guitar Hero II 2006 Video Game writer: "DEAD!"
The Fear (El Miedo) 2006 writer: "Helena"
Need for Speed: Underground - Rivals 2005 Video Game writer: "Thank You For The Venom"
House of Wax 2005 writer: "I Never Told You What I Do For A Living", "Helena"
Burnout 3: Takedown 2004 Video Game writer: "I'm Not Okay I Promise"



Yo Gabba Gabba! 2011 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2011 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
Boombox All Access with My Chemical Romance 2011 TV Movie Himself
Conan 2011 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
A Different Spin with Mark Hoppus 2010 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2010 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
My Chemical Romance: The Black Parade Is Dead! 2008 Video Himself
Punk Rock Holocaust 2 2008 Video Himself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2007 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2007 TV Series Himself - My Chemical Romance

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Video on Trial 2005-2006 TV Series Himself - Accused / Himself / Himself - My Chemical Romance

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1 His afro hair

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