Tommy Mandel

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

Tommy Mandel
Birth nameTommy Mandel
Born (1949-06-02) June 2, 1949 (age 70)
New York City, New York
GenresRock, soft rock
InstrumentsKeyboards, bass
Years active1981–present
Associated actsBryan Adams, Dire Straits, Lydia Canaan

Life and careerEdit

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

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

Tommy is Jewish.[4]



  • Tommy Mandel EP (1981)[2]
  • Mello Magic LP (2018)[5]

With Bryan AdamsEdit

With Dire StraitsEdit

With Ian Hunter-Mick Ronson BandEdit

With ClashEdit

With Bon JoviEdit

With David JohansenEdit

With Peter WolfEdit

With Little StevenEdit

With Nils LofgrenEdit

With B-52sEdit

With John WaiteEdit

With Cyndi LauperEdit

With PretendersEdit

With Ellen FoleyEdit

With Elliott MurphyEdit



  1. ^ "The making of 'Reckless'". 2006. Archived from the original on 3 July 2007. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
  2. ^ a b Tommy Mandel EP
  3. ^ "Kirsten Thien Band Plays the Triad NYC with Special Guests". 20 April 2011. Archived from the original on 18 March 2012. Retrieved 16 July 2011.
  4. ^ Klezmer: Backward and Forward | Jewish Journal › culture › arts Apr 18, 2002 - Klezmer was originally the soundtrack to the Jewish wedding, but no ... and keyboardist Tommy Mandel, who has backed Bryan Adams and ...
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