Loren Gold is a Los Angeles-based keyboard player, vocalist and songwriter. Raised in Palo Alto, California, he has toured extensively with various rock, pop, and soul artists. Since 2012, Loren has been the keyboardist / backup vocalist for The Who. Gold has served as Musical Director for younger artists, such as Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, and American Idol winner Taylor Hicks. He has also performed with Kenny Loggins, Natalie Maines and Don Felder, among others. Loren has released two instruction books through Alfred Music Publishing, featuring interactive tracks and improvisational tips.