For years he was Jay Leno’s right-hand-man, on both The Tonight Show and the short-lived Jay Leno Show. Though Kevin Eubanks may best be known as the former Tonight Show with Jay Leno bandleader, he’s also an accomplished musician in his own right. He attended the Berklee College of Music in Boston, plays the piano, violin, guitar, and trumpet, and has recorded several albums. Oh, and he’s appeared on Muppets Tonight, Hollywood Squares, and Days of Our Lives.
Eubanks discusses his easy rapport with Jay Leno in his 2011 Archive interview:
Watch Kevin Eubanks’ full interview here.