Michael hails from Northern Maine originally, where he started a successful band. 'Cactus' played for several years, becoming the most popular band to originate and play in the area. After moving to Southern Maine, Michael performed with a number of well known bands such as 'Another World', 'Back Alley Blues Band', 'Runnin' Smooth', 'Stepping Out' in addition to performing solo. For the past several years, Michael lived and performed in the Annapolis Maryland area as a soloist and as a member of the bands 'Kings Of Crownsville' and 'Antelope Freeway'. Rock, Country, Blues, Acoustic Rock, New Country, Michael's playlist includes all of these genres and they blend well into sets that keep listeners entertained.