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Kevin Eubanks to leave The Tonight Show in May

Kevin Eubanks to leave The Tonight Show in May

Kevin Eubanks will leave The Tonight Show With Jay Leno in May. His last show as band leader will be on the 28th May. CBS News report Kevin said to Leno “after 18 years of playing America into commercials, I’m gonna go somewhere where I can finish a song… you’ve been a great friend and really supportive. When those jokes die, I got to look to you, man” and when interviewed afterwards he told reporters he’s “keeping everything open” with…

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Kevin Eubanks to cut back role on Tonight Show

Kevin Eubanks to cut back role on Tonight Show

It’s being reported that Kevin Eubanks will be cutting his regular appearances on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno shortly after it returns in March. The Los Angeles Times reports “NBC said Tuesday that Eubanks had expressed interest in personal touring and recording… he would be part of the show when it returns March 1, but his continued involvement was uncertain”. The musician has been with Jay Leno since he started The Tonight Show in 1992 and was promoted to…

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