Mike Porcaro – American Bass Player (Toto) Dies Aged 59


Mike Porcaro dies at home in his sleep aged just 59 Frontiers Music Srl today made the following announcement:

“It is with sincere sadness that we at Frontiers Music Srl share the news of Mike Porcaro’s untimely passing.

May he Rest In Peace. His legacy of music with Toto will live forever.” Frontiers Music Srl Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/frontiersmusicsrl?fref=nf

Michael JosephMike Porcaro dies at home in his sleep aged just 59 Frontiers Music Srl today made the following announcement: “It is with sincere sadness that we at Frontiers Music Srl share the news of Mike Porcaro’s untimely passing. May he Rest In Peace. His legacy of music with Toto will live forever.” Frontiers Music Srl Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/frontiersmusicsrl?fref=nf Michael Joseph Porcaro (29th May 1955 -15th May 2015) (Picture from Frontiers Records Srl) Michael Joseph Porcaro (29th May 1955 -15th May 2015), American bass player died at home in his sleep yesterday. He was famous for playing in the band Toto with his brothers Jeff and Steve. Mike had to retire from the band in 2007 and in 2010 it was announced that he had been diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Toto, who had split in 2008, reformed in 2010 and did a short European tour for Mike’s benefit. Toto continue to play and their latest album ‘Toto XIV’ is due to be released next week with a short UK Tour see (here). The following statement was made by Steve Lukather on the band’s Facebook page yesterday. “My brother Mike Porcaro is now at peace. I will miss him more than I could ever […]

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