Ruth Eckerd Hall on the Road Presents – 4/1



Mickey Thomas is the owner of the soaring voice that propelled Starship through the decade of the 80s. With his soulful and compelling vocals, Mickey has established himself as one of Rock Music’s most recognizable stars. With #1 hit songs including We Built This CitySara and Nothing’s Gonna Stop Us Now from the film Mannequin which also was an Academy Award® nominee. Their hit It’s Not Over Til It’s Over became Major League Baseball’s theme in 1987.One can expect to hear hits from Starship and Jefferson Starship at Starship’s live performances, as well as a few selections from Jefferson Airplane as a nod to both band’s beginnings.

John Waite got his start as the lead singer of The Baby’s whose hits include Isn’t It Time? and Every Time I Think of You. After five albums with The Baby’s, Waite released his first solo album, Ignitionboasting the hit rock single Changewhich was soon followed with a #1 and what is undeniably one of the all-time greatest pop/rock ballads, Missing You. The song topped the international charts and today remains a radio staple around the globe