Ray Toro Facts/Trivia

  • Ray has a tattoo on his right bicep that’s a scene from a horror movie. (Rumoured to be a caricature of Alfred Hitchcock)
  • Ray wears contacts.
  • Attended William Paterson University where he studied film.
  • He doesn’t like to read, unless it’s from “his stash from under his bunk”, as shown in the Life on the Murder Scene DVD.
  • He doesn’t mind people touching his hair, but understandably has a problem with fans pulling it.
  • He does most of the guitar solos on My Chemical Romance songs.
  • He is the most active of all of the members of the band, says Mikey, “He likes to run for some reason and he’s always got weights in the back of the bus”.
  • His nose has been broken three times.
  • He has been asked by the band Alkaline Trio to play on a song.
  • Mikey once straightened Ray’s hair, he didnt like it, the rest of the band did.
  • For Hallowe’en as a kid he dressed up as Pac-Man.
  • Ray’s dad worked in the postal office. [source: LOTMS]
  • Played bass in a pop punk band called Nancy Drew. [source: LOTMS]
  • Played drums in a band that supposedly played a few gigs; Frank never heard of the group. [source: LOTMS]
  • Was arrested for shoplifting a pack of batteries needed to power the device they recorded demos on. [source: New Rock 107.3]
  • Ray has a new tattoo located on the underside of his left arm. [ Image ]
  • Ray’s mother’s birthday is February 25.
  • @raytoro ‘s guitars are carved from the bones of ancient minstrels and dipped into angel tears [source: Mikey Way’s Twitter]