b. 14 Might 1958, USA. Previous Calm Riot vocalist Shortino discovered musical ambition early in existence, from the talented family members and acquiring vocal lessons before his teenagers. Later came some rings on Hollywood’s Sunset Remove playing golf club gigs. It had been on this picture that he 1st experienced Wendy and Ronnie Dio (of Dio), through whose auspices Shortino was involved as vocalist for Tough Cutt. From then on music group sundered he became a member of Calm Riot in 1989, however, not before he previously written tunes for the tv screen series Popularity, and performed the section of Duke Popularity in THAT IS Spinal Tap. The first 90s noticed Shortino recording using the Poor Boyz before electing to go after a solo profession, becoming a member of with guitarist Jeff Northrup. The very first results of the collaboration arrived using the release from the agenda-setting Back again ON THE RIGHT TRACK in March 1994. Shortino’s second studio room album arrived five years later on, in tandem using the Tempo Junkies, and continuing within the vein of familiarly difficult blues/rock and roll. His produces in the brand new millennium possess included an recording with a fresh line-up of Tough Cutt acknowledged to Paul Shortino’s the Cutt, along with a reunion with Northrup on 2004’s Afterlife.