Steve Maggiora, Toto / Solo Artist

Steve Maggiora, Toto

Steve Maggiora has only been with Toto for a handful of years, but he’s already making a big impression. We talk with Steve on his recent tour with Toto, how he got the gig in the first place, and the much wider career he’s had as a keyboard player, including an amazing gig on the Canary Islands!

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Discussion topics covered during the show (links will open in new tab):  

Dealing with post-Toto tour wind down

Getting the gig with Toto

Recreating Steve Porcaro’s sounds

Home of the Brave – Live 2023

Working out ‘who plays what’ with Dominique “Xavier” Taplin

Learning / memorising Toto songs

Playing with Greg Phillinganes

Keeping it fresh on stage when touring

Learnings from touring with Toto

Toto – Jake to the Bone (Live)

Joining Robert Jon & The Wreck

The Young Americans performing arts organisation

Steve with Robert Jon & The Wreck – Oh Miss Carolina

Steve live with Robert Jon & The Wreck – Cold Night

Experience of playing Blues Cruises

Musical upbringing / lessons

Non Dimenticar by The Internationals

Check out Produce Like A Pro 

Steve’s Patreon

Keep Truckin’ – Steve Maggiora

Jason Parfait / 504 Horns

Working with Natalie Imbruglia

Tag a Keyboard Player: Lachy Doley, Bob Fridzema

Desert Island Discs: The Artist in the Ambulance – Thrice, Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band – The Beatles, Come Away With Me – Norah Jones, Toto IV – Toto, OST – Jurrasic Park

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