Starting his career in San Francisco, Tommy Drake had his first paid gig in 1990 and hasn’t looked back! Tommy has performed 400 shows a year over the last 25 years!
TOMMY DRAKE SHOW NOTES
- The $100 million gig
- Why killing every night doesn’t teach you anything
- Trying something new every show
- Why headliners lose traction
- Preparing for Dry Bar taping (step by step)
- Why exceptional talent can be a curse
- Opening 125 shows on tour for Cher
- Working with Carnival Cruise
And a whole lot more!
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