David Paich
American musician
David Paich
David Frank Paich is a multi-disciplined musical contributor. His contributions include performing as a live and studio session musician, keyboard player, recording producer, arranger, vocalist and main composer of the Los Angeles-based rock/pop band Toto. With Toto, Paich has released 17 albums and sold over 30 million records.
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VIP Recording Quickly Making Name For Itself In Southern California Music Circles
Calabasas Patch - almost 4 years
VIP Recording Quickly Making Name For Itself   In Southern California Music Circles      6,000 Square Foot State-Of-The-Art Recording Facility In Calabasas Has Already Done Sessions With David Paich (Toto), East L.A. Legends El Chicano, Others         (Calabasas, Calif.) - VIP Recording is a new state-of-the-art recording facility located in the upscale enclave of Calabasas, Calif. With a vintage Trident A board (formerly owned by Randy Bachman of Bachman Turner Overdrive) and equipped with the most modern technology available in music today, VIP Recording has all that is needed to produce, record and edit professional sound recordings under one roof. The new owner of VIP Recording is longtime music executive and producer, Gerry Gallagher.    The 2,500 square foot, vaulted ceiling "Live Room" has a wonderful and authentic sound. The control room -- in addition to being a state-of-the-art digital recording experience -- has the capacity to work from "old ...
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Opinion: Westside Traffic Pushing Residents to Brink
Pacific Palisades Patch - almost 5 years
This was written and submitted by Lisë Davis. Patch accepts opinion pieces on any relevant local topic. Your submission may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a piece to Patch, email it to the site editor. My husband and I moved from two miles east of the 405 Freeway to two miles west of the 405 Freeway nearly four years ago. In the past three years, the traffic situation in our new neighborhood has only steadily gotten worse, and to the point where we are thinking of leaving Los Angeles. I was born here. My husband has lived here for over 40 years. I cannot imagine leaving, but I cannot imagine staying here if something does not change for the better. To travel east from our home in Brentwood after 2:30 p.m. is beyond painful and nearly impossible. What would normally be a twenty minute commute turns into an hour. Last month, I left my home to travel east bound for dinner in West Los Angeles. I left my house at 5:00 p.m. and after sitting in basically gridlock traffic f ...
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Dining Out During Main Line Restaurant Week
Bryn Mawr- Gladwyne Patch - almost 5 years
Main Line Restaurant Week is back for its second year, bringing with it all of the flavors of spring, and deals that diners just can’t resist. From Monday, April 23 to Sunday, April 29, restaurants all around the Main Line, Upper Main Line and western suburbs will open their doors to customers, both new and old, offering up special, discounted, price-fixed menus showcasing some of their best dishes. Each participating restaurant will offer a three-course dinner, priced at $20, $30, $40 or $50 per person. New this year, some restaurants are also offering special lunch menus. Below is a list of participating restaurants. Find Patch reviews and links to Main Line Restaurant Week menu offerings. Flip & Bailey's: $20 per person for dinner; Bars/Pubs/Taverns; 902 Conestoga Road, Rosemont Patch review Restaurant Week menu Gullifty's Pizza Bar and Grille: $20 per person for dinner, $13 for lunch; American, Pizza; 1149 W. Lancaster Ave., Rosemont Patch review R ...
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Suspendido concierto de Toto: comenzó devolución de dineros - La Nación (Chile)
Google News - over 5 years
La banda iba a presentarse el 14 de Octubre en el Movistar Arena con su lineup actual: David Paich, Steve Lukather, Steve Porcaro, Simon Phillips, Joseph Williams y Nathan East, además de Porcaro (quien abandonó la banda el año 1989), por quien sus
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R.I.P. Jeff Porcaro: Five of the Legendary Toto Drummer's Best Songs and How ... - OC Weekly (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
"Lowdown" was recorded in 1976 by Boz Scaggs for the album Silk Degrees and was co-written by David Paich. Paich and Porcaro would later form Toto. Snoop Dogg just recently sampled this song in "Wonder What I Do" from his latest set, Doggumentary
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STEVE LUKATHER ARRIVA ALLA CASA DEL JAZZ - Gaia X Roma
Google News - over 5 years
Prima di intraprendere la carriera con i Toto nel 1977, collabora con i mostri sacri della musica americana a cominciare da Jeff Porcaro e David Paich. Il grande successo è arrivato con singoli come la celeberrima "Hold the line" e "Georgy Porgy" con
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Ask Billboard: Pen Pals: Readers Respond, Part 2 - Billboard
Google News - over 5 years
7, 1983), written by David Paich and Steve Porcaro of Toto "I'm a Believer," The Monkees (No. 1, 1966), written by Neil Diamond "In the Ghetto" (No. 3, 1969) and "Don't Cry Daddy" (No. 6, 1970), Elvis Presley, both written by Mac Davis "Justify My Love
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GIG REVIEW: TOTO, HMV HAMMERSMITH APOLLO, LONDON - Express.co.uk
Google News - over 5 years
Having survived the death of original drummer Jeff Porcaro, and with Mike Porcaro absent suffering from a form of motor neurone disease, original members David Paich and Steve Porcaro on keyboards and guitarist Steve Lukather played like the rock
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James Torme Sings At Feinstein's Tonight - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
Such experience came handy in the making of the album for which Tormé assembled an impressive team including jazz composer/trumpet virtuoso John Daversa and veteran musician/arranger/producer David Paich. FEINSTEIN'S AT LOEWS REGENCY will present JAMES
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Back again: Toto's Bobby Kimball - BusinessWorld Online
Google News - over 5 years
It was organized when keyboardist David Paich (who rose to fame after having co-written and produced Boz Scaggs' Silk Degrees album) and drummer Jeff Porcaro thought of forming their own band. They eventually brought in other studio musicians including
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This day in history - Boston Globe
Google News - over 5 years
Rock musician David Paich (Toto) is 57. Actor Michael Sabatino is 56. Actor-writer-director Ricky Gervais is 50. Actor John Benjamin Hickey is 48. Rock singer George Michael is 48. Actress Erica Gimpel is 47. Former NBA player Dikembe Mutombo is 45
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Toto To Play Only UK Date At Hammersmith Apollo On June 26th - Entertainment Focus
Google News - over 5 years
The current line-up features Joseph Williams (lead vocals), David Paich (keyboards), Steve Lukather (guitar, vocals), Steve Porcaro (keyboards), Simon Phillips (drums), and Nathan East (bass guitar). Toto will also perform songs from their twelve
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Showbiz: Kimball's beat - New Straits Times
Google News - over 5 years
Six months later, Kimball was invited by Toto founder members David Paich and the late Jeff Porcaro, to join their new band. “I submitted a self-penned song, You Are The Flower, which was included in our album. I stayed with them for their first four
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of David Paich
    FIFTIES
  • 2010
    Age 55
    In 2010, Paich resumed performing with Toto, and is the current keyboard player alongside other original member Steve Porcaro.
    More Details Hide Details He has co-writing credits with Boz Scaggs on the songs "What Can I Say", "Lowdown", and "Lido Shuffle" from the multi-platinum album Silk Degrees, and occasionally still sits in on keyboards with Boz Scaggs' band. As songwriter he wrote or co-wrote songs for Cher, The Jacksons, Andy Williams, George Benson, Glen Campbell, Jon Anderson (Yes), and Chicago. As arranger he worked for Michael Jackson, Rod Stewart, Patti Austin, Donna Summer, Doobie Brothers and many more. In the early and mid '80s, Paich often worked with well-known producers Quincy Jones and David Foster. Paich was a part of the session group on the Michael Jackson album Thriller. He played piano, synthesizer, and did some synth and rhythm arrangements.
  • 2009
    Age 54
    In 2009, he sang the hit song "Africa" at the Millennium Development Goals awards in New York and co-produced a new tune for George Benson.
    More Details Hide Details Paich was involved with the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards as a music producer and keyboardist for the on-stage band. Notes Cited sources
  • 2008
    Age 53
    David Paich traveled to China where he worked composing theme music for the 2008 Summer Olympics.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1989
    Age 34
    In 1989, Paich produced and arranged the Oscar-nominated song "The Girl Who Used to Be Me", written by Marvin Hamlisch and Alan & Marilyn Bergman, for the film Shirley Valentine.
    More Details Hide Details As a session musician Paich has played on numerous soundtracks and on albums by many artists, including Elkie Brooks' album Rich Man's Woman; Bryan Adams' song "Please Forgive Me"; Michael Jackson songs "Earth Song", "The Girl Is Mine", "Heal the World", "Stranger in Moscow", and "I Just Can't Stop Loving You"; and the USA for Africa song "We Are the World", as well as work with Aretha Franklin, Boz Scaggs, Quincy Jones, Don Henley, Diana Ross, Doobie Brothers, Neil Diamond, Seals and Crofts, Steely Dan, Elton John, Joe Cocker, Rod Stewart, Cher, Randy Newman, Brothers Johnson and Pink.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1977
    Age 22
    Paich remained with Toto from the beginning of the band in 1977 to 2004 and only performed on a few shows until their disbandment in 2008.
    More Details Hide Details Session keyboardist Greg Phillinganes joined Toto in 2004 as an additional keyboardist for both studio projects and tour dates.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1954
    Born
    Born on June 25, 1954.
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