Mike Porcaro facts for kids
Mike Porcaro playing a Peavey Cirrus5 live in Germany in 2005
May 29, 1955|
South Windsor, Connecticut, United States
|Died||March 15, 2015
Los Angeles, California, United States
|Genres||Hard rock, pop rock, progressive rock, neo-progressive rock|
|Instruments||Bass guitar, double bass, cello|
|Associated acts||Toto, Boz Scaggs, Seals and Crofts, Joe Walsh|
Michael Joseph Porcaro (May 29, 1955 – March 15, 2015) was an American bass player known for his work with Toto. He retired from touring in 2007 because he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.
He was the middle son of Joe Porcaro. His elder brother was Jeff Porcaro. His younger brother is Steve Porcaro.
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