HOME GAMES Luca Maoloni and his band, the Old Soul, release their CD at Lee's Palace (529 Bloor West) Saturday (November 17). $10 at the door. 416- 532-1598.
NICKNAMES Salsiccia, genius, wizard.
POSITION Drums, piano, guitar, horns -- anything that makes a sound.
TEAM MEMBERS Jay Anderson (drums), Matt McLaren (bass, piano), Nicky Taylor (guitar, bass), Andrew Innanen (keys, percussion), Paul Aucoin (vibraphone), Juri Biondic (sax), Jo-Ann Goldsmith (trumpet), Michael Johnson (trumpet), Andrew Scott (trumpet) and sometimes even more people.
ROOKIE YEAR At five, he played his own tune at a recital. His piano teacher was not impressed.
STATS The Old Soul (2004, re-released in 2006 and 2007); She's Got Party Davis Eyes (2006); Gold (2007)
SPECIAL TALENTS He can name the ingredients in Pop-Tarts backwards.