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Yesterday | NJ.com

Toto guitarist Steve Lukather bound for Englewood, Atlantic City

"Success is the best revenge," says Toto guitarist Steve Lukather to those who would ridicule his multiple-Grammy-winning band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Atlantic City, NJ, Steve Lukather, Entertainment

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Morning Call

After 35 years, Toto meeting fans all the way

Despite personnel changes , the death in 1992 of drummer and founding member Jeff Porcaro and the frequent absence of founding member David Paich 2005 through 2008, the group stayed together since its formation in 1977, with a hiatus 1993 to 1995 being the only interruption.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Wedding, Music, Entertainment

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WJRT

Toto gets a touring partner decades in the making

"At one point we asked him to be the singer in our band, but he'd just joined the Doobie Brothers," Toto guitarist Steve Lukather says of Michael McDonald.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Ringo Starr

Mon Aug 25, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

Rockers With ALS

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS , has been in the news a lot lately, thanks to the growing list of people who have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge .

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Related Topix: Jason Becker, Pop/Rock, David Lee Roth, Van Halen

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Grand Island Pennysaver

Resurgent Toto performs Tuesday at Artpark

Artpark fans got a taste of Steve "Luke" Lukather's style of music when he performed June 24 with Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

Tonight in live music: Michael McDonald & Toto

The co-headliners on this tour have been working together on various projects for more than three decades.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

Toto Once Told Rolling Stone to 'Go Fuck Themselves'

It's rare to get a rock star on the phone at 9 a.m. on a Saturday morning. It's even rarer when it's actually an hour earlier where he is.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Examiner.com

Toto and Michael McDonald at Fantasy Springs: Review

Steve Lukather, David Paich, Joseph Williams, and the third brother of the famous Porcaro family Steve Porcaro find themselves in 2014 still together with a complete overhaul of the band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Salt Lake City, UT

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Photos: Loyal Toto, Michael McDonald fans in Salt Lake stay despite downpour

But fans of the band Toto and Michael McDonald put up their umbrellas, sought shelter or just took a good soaking Tuesday night at Red Butte Garden in Salt Lake City in anticipation of that sweet taste of nostalgia offered up by two acts whose vast collection of top hits are still in rotation on classic rock radio stations.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Steve Lukather

Something Else! Reviews

One Track Mind: Simon Phillips, "Moments of Fortune" from Protocol II

Fans of his work with Toto have likely come to Protocol II looking for some sense of what would lead Simon Phillips away - what sound he heard in his head that he couldn't make over a well-regarded, decades-long career as Jeff Porcaro's successor.

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Related Topix: Instrumental, Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 12, 2014

All About Jazz

Simon Phillips: Protocol II

' last project as a leader, and nearly 26 years since his debut album Protocol .

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Related Topix: Instrumental, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

McDonald, Toto take the stage at REH

Michael McDonald and Toto perform Tuesday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Clearwater, FL, Steve Lukather, The Doobie Brothers, Steely Dan, Opinion

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Toto And Michael McDonald At The Greek Theatre: Review

In the audience were Steve Porcaro, David Paich, and Joseph Williams from Toto , singing their own songs performed by a Beatle and their bandmate.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Concert preview: Toto's Steve Lukather still very much in the race

Toto is one of the few bands left that started out making records in the 1970s and are still recording new music.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Ringo Starr

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Toto holds the line, 36 years later

Guitar ace Steve Lukather was in such high demand in the 1980s that he had to turn down concert tour offers from Joni Mitchell, Elton John and Miles Davis.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Dance, Black Entertainment, Michael Jackson, Van Halen

Marin Independent Journal

Today's Music Picks: Michael McDonald, Toto visit Mountain Winery

Michael McDonald did his best work with the Doobie Brothers in the '70s, helping the South Bay band craft such smash singles as "Minute by Minute," "Takin' It to the Streets" and "What a Fool Believes."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mountain, The Doobie Brothers, The Streets, Hip-Hop, Freedom, Music, Entertainment

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Toto back out on tour

For over three decades, Toto have enjoyed overwhelming success, releasing 18 albums and selling more than 35 million copies.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

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