Influences: Michael Jackson
, Robben Ford
, John Mayer
, Maceo Parker
, Guthrie Govan
, Mike Stern
, Brand New Heavies
, Ritchie Kotzen
, Joshua Redman
Studio 53 is Mike own professional recording studio. It regularly hosts a wide variety of bands for recording sessions.
Freedom Zoom Records
In house musician and songwriter for the record label/management/songwriting company
Engineer and co-producer for the debut album of the signed Japan based artist.
Session guitarist For the Brighton based folk rock singer
Session guitarist for the London based pop rock artist.
Fast Freddie’s Fingertips (Ambience Recording & Publishing)
Guitarist in the band playing alongside top musicians such as Frank Felix (Acoustic Alchemy, Gabrielle, Nelly Furtado), Geoff Dunn (Van Morrison, Incognito, Manfred Mann's Earth Band), Snake Davis, Lauraine Mcintosh (Jamiroquai, The Streets).
The Flirtelles/The Click (Dirty Water Records)
Guitarist and musicial director for the all girl vocal group and their backing band, with the song writing team of Frank Felix and "Fast" Fred Horton.
Signals At Breakfast
Co-produced with Tom Cory, the self titled album by "Signals At Breakfast", recorded in Purple Studios, Norwich.
Claire Batchelor (Jam Central Records)
Session drummer on the album “Wish” for signed London based original UK artist.
Jehanne (Short Flim. Director: Nicolas Laborie)
Collaborated with Claire Batchelor (Jam Central Records) to compose a jazz/swing soundtrack for a short, 60’s French new wave style film.
Resident musician in a large number of music productions in any number of styles on a wide variety of instruments.
Involvement in other projects:
The Flip Flays
Astro-Physics (Riztone Records)
Perfect Scoundrels (King Brilliant Records)
Once Over (Riot Music)