Mike has performed and/or recorded with The Rolling Stone’s horn section, Randy Brecker, Maria Schneider,
Jeff Hamilton, John Clayton, Chie Imaizumi, Sammy Davis Jr., Burt Bacharach, Paul Schaffer, Joey Calderazzo,
and Marc Copeland. After earning his Music Degree in 1988 at the University of Miami in Florida, he moved
to New York City and started playing clubs, touring the US and Europe, and recording.
In 2012, Mike’s book, The Guitar and Amp Sourcebook, was published by Harper Collins Publishers. This
450-page tome provides an insider’s look into the who, what, where, when, and how of guitar and amplifier
development from the dawn of the 20th century to the present day