Steve Bartek - Career - Early Career

Early Career

Bartek started off while still in high school, writing songs and playing flute with the psychedelic rock band Strawberry Alarm Clock.

After college he worked at the Baked Potato with Leon Gaer under the leadership of Don Randi until joining the theatrical ensemble The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo which became Oingo Boingo.

Between 1979 and 1995, Bartek played lead guitar in New Wave band Oingo Boingo, led by Danny Elfman.

Contrary to some claims, he was never enrolled at a music conservatory but did graduate from UCLA with a degree in Composition.

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