Mayor Bill Peduto joins Aimee Mann and Ted Leo On Stage
Back in June, Aimee Mann responded postively to a viral tweet from Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto (which is all chronicled here). Peduto is a known music lover and has been seen on stage shaking the tambo and for his epic collaboration with Guster. This lead to WYEP's Cindy Howes suggesting the Mayor join Mann on stage to play tambourine the next time she was in town.
Last night, Mann played to a packed house at the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland. It was uncertain it Peduto would show, even for Aimee, it seemed.
I’m playing the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Pittsburgh tonight...hoping @billpeduto shows up to play some tambourine!
— Aimee Mann (@aimeemann) December 17, 2017
However, he was in the house and joined Aimee (and Ted Leo!) on stage for her final song before the encore! The crowd went wild: