MIKE DELGUIDICE

ORIGINAL ARTIST

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Mike DelGuidice

realized a life-long dream in the fall of 2013, when he became the newest member of the Billy Joel Band.  Billy Joel heard Mike sing during a rehearsal and personally hired Mike to join his band, and since 2013 to present, is currently on tour with Billy Joel playing rhythm guitar and vocals.

A brilliant vocalist and master of several instruments, including bass guitar, Rhythm guitar, piano and drums, he is also the author of two albums, "My Street" and "Miller Place".

Mike and his band perform all of Michael's songs from his 2 CDs "Miller Place" and "My Street"

John Scarpulla Saxophone - an original cast member of Billy’s Broadway Musical Movin Out band.  John has toured with Michael Bolton, Hall & Oats, Diana Ross, Huey Lewis, Tower of Power, a bunch others and was part of the All Star Horn Section for Billy Joel’s Last Play at Shea Stadium Concerts. 
Carmine Giglio Keys/Synth - Carmine Giglio, toured for many years with the Trans Siberian Orchestra, Richie Blackmore, Joe Lyn Turner. Recently Carmine has been hired by Alexa Ray Joel to be part of her band playing piano and keys. On November 17, 2014 Carmined joined Billy Joel at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City where Billy was honored with once-in-a-century ASCAP Centennial Award. On November 19, 2014 Carmine played piano for LeAnn Rimes where Billy Joel received the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at a ceremony held at DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. The ceremony included tributes from artists including Tony Bennett, Boyz II Men, Gavin DeGraw, Michael Feinstein, Josh Groban, Natalie Maines, John Mellencamp, LeAnn Rimes, Kevin Spacey and Twyla Tharp, as well as additional respects from Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and U.S. House of Representatives Democratic party leader Nancy Pelosi.  The tribute concert will air on PBS stations nationally on January 2, 2015 at 9 p.m. EST..  He has also performed on Broadway with Movin’ Out and is currently performing on The Broadway Production of The Lion King.