Tag: Piano player

  • Paul Shaffer – We’ll be here for the rest of our lives.

    Paul Shaffer is a fascinating guy. At once both nerdy and cool, he has lived a musician’s dream, playing continually and successfully, backing up everyone who is anyone, and spending what seems like every waking moment immersed in music. His autobiography, We’ll Be Here for the Rest of Our Lives, is a fabulous romp through […]

  • Billy Joel: A nod and a wink to 19,000 friends

    I had the privilege of seeing Billy Joel play Toronto’s Air Canada Center this past Sunday, and it was a treat. Having seen many pro bands deliver tight, well rehearsed 3-hour shows as part of a multi-city concert tour, it is easy to get used to cool professionalism washed in the magic purple of stage […]