Tommy Mandel

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Tommy Mandel
Born (1949-06-02) 2 June 1949 (age 71)
New York City, New York
GenresRock, soft rock
Instruments Keyboards, bass
Years active1981–present
Associated acts Bryan Adams, Dire Straits, Lydia Canaan

Tommy Mandel (born 2 June 1949) is a keyboardist most notable for playing with Bryan Adams from 1981 to 1998, starting with the album You Want It You Got It . [1]


Life and career

Prior to joining Bryan Adams' band, Mandel released a self-titled solo EP. [2]

He has also played with Dire Straits, John Waite, and Lydia Canaan, among many others. [3]

Mandel is Jewish. [4]

Partial discography


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