Tommy Denander

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Tommy Denander (born March 10, 1968 in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish guitarist, songwriter and record producer. He is mostly famous for his role in the AOR project Radioactive. [1]

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Denander has worked with artists including Michael Jackson, Paul Stanley, Alice Cooper (including original members Neal Smith, Dennis Dunaway, Michael Bruce, plus Steve Hunter and Dick Wagner), Deep Purple, Anastacia, Ricky Martin, Hollywood Vampires, Rob Thomas, Jeff Beck, Peter Cetera, Richard Marx, Rob Zombie, Vince Gill, Ke$ha, Steve Perry and many more. Producers include Robert "Mutt" Lange, David Foster, Max Martin, Bob Ezrin, Desmond Child, Humberto Gatica, Bob Clearmountain, Denniz Pop, and Chris Lord Alge.

He is the founder of Legends Of Rock, a project that featured rock singers including Bobby Kimball, Jimi Jamison, Joe Lynn Turner, Tony Martin, Graham Bonnet, Mickey Thomas, Fergie Frederiksen, Steve Augeri, and Eric Martin. [2]

His signature VGS guitar features both the Evertune bridge and True Temperament frets. [3]

Together with Bob Ezrin and Tommy Henriksen, he co-produced and co-wrote Alice Cooper's album, Paranormal , that was released on July 28, 2017. Denander played most of the guitars on the album.
Tommy also worked on Alice Cooper's Detroit Stories as co writer, co producer and musician.
Detroit Stories entered the TOP ALBUM SALES chart on Billboard at number 1, it entered number 1 on the German charts as well plus top 5 in many countries globally.

He co-wrote and played on the song "Welcome To Bushwackers", that featured Jeff Beck on lead guitar, plus Denander played on the song "Mr Spider" on the Hollywood Vampires album, Rise .

Discography

The purpose of this discography is to list as many of Tommy's sessions as possible and to try and find all different versions also.

As solo artist

Selected top work

with ATC

with Bruce Gaitsch

with Fergie Frederiksen

with Radioactive

with Impera

with Prisoner

with Rainmaker

with Lion's Share

with Talk Of The Town

with Speedy Gonzales

with Deacon Street Project

with Talisman

with House Of Lords

with Robin Beck

with AOR

with Phenomena

with Houston

with Silver

Various Artist compilations

Various Artist Tribute Albums

Bootlegs

Gold & Platinum Awards

Other recordings - LP/CD

1983

1984

1985

1986

1987

1988

1989

1990

1991

1992

1993

1994

1995

1996

1997

1998

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

Other recordings - Singles

Jonas Elgquist - When Timing Is Right - 2020

Soundtracks, TV series and DVDs

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