Winner of 6 consecutive Downbeat Magazine international critic’s polls, Mimi’s played all over the world as a solo artist & as a band leader. Mimi shares some AMAZING stories about her life, including kicking cancer’s ass, trusting people, why she hated being a session player, why she moved cross country from NYC to San Francisco, dealing with sexism and hard times as a young musician, Steve Vai and how he helped her career, handling negative reviews, being too performance-oriented. One of the BEST and coolest people you’ll meet, and a simply amazing player: