Eric Heideman is a blues musician from Salt Lake City, Utah. In addition to playing over 20 local venues, Heideman performed at the 2022 Utah Blues Festival alongside some of the top blues artists in the world Including Ronnie Baker Brooks, Curtis Salgado, Nick Moss, Kate Moss, Dennis Grueling, Terrie Odoabi, Marquise Knox, The Bennett Matteo Band, Vanessa Collier, and Laura Chavez, and Mitch Woods. Eric sat in at the All-Star Jam with these performers at the end of the night.
Heideman has also performed and jammed with friend and mentor Tony Holiday in many clubs in the Utah Valley.
Eric recently sat in and opened up for Albert Castiglia at the Barbary Coast.
This fiery young performer is being mentored by JW-Jones, winner of Best Guitarist at the 2020 International Blues Challenge, and was invited to perform with Jones in Las Vegas in October 2021.
Eric Heideman recorded his breakthrough record in September 2022 with a team of Grammy nominees, Blues Music Award, and International Blues Challenge winners. Producers Victor Wainwright and JW-Jones along with master engineer Dave Gross brought their Award-winning talents to Fat Rabbit Studios in Glen Ridge, New Jersey.
Eric graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor's Degree in Jazz Guitar Performance where he studied under and played with Grammy-nominated Artist Kris Johnson.