Working Class Hero has been developed as a tribute to the music and spirit of John Lennon. Cast as John in the who is music producer and recording engineer, Otto D’Agnolo (aka OttoD) who began his music career in grade school on trumpet. Eventually moving to electric guitar and bass, he spent his teen years playing in bar bands based out of Peoria, IL.
His music recording career has included work with Glen Campbell, Waylon Jennings, Billy Preston,k Jordin Sparks, Kenny Rogers and many, many others. As a songwriter, Otto’s work has been released by a number of record labels and featured in various TV shows (Jersey Shore, LA Ink, Punk’d, E! True Hollywood Story, The Office, The Mentalist and others).
With the launch of Working Class Hero, Otto is returning to his performance roots with a twist. This time the focus is on someone else’s music, namely, the music of John Lennon.