Mars (live)

Here’s the first video from my show at the Kraine Theater on 9/22/19. Thanks again to everyone who came out – the support was palpable and encouraging. The band is: Vinnie Armanino – guitar Dan Paccione – bass and vocals Chris DeRosa – drums The camera work and background visuals are provided by Daniela Croci.Continue reading “Mars (live)”

Time is Running Out…

Did you ever get the feeling that time is running out? For your country? Your planet? Your patience? Time is certainly running out for your chance to get tickets to Mr. Mike’s Mostly Musical Mashup. Hope to see you this Sunday, the 22nd, at 7:00 PM.  Get your tickets here. Although I will be diggingContinue reading “Time is Running Out…”

Lucky Man

  Are you what is called a lucky man? Well, you are sad every day. Each day has its great grief or its little care. Yesterday you were trembling for the health of one who is dear to you, today you fear for your own; tomorrow it will be an anxiety about money, the nextContinue reading “Lucky Man”

Bands of Co-Conspirators

I have been making music for over 40 years and have had the good fortune in that time to have worked with some insanely talented people. In my college dorm, in my wife’s office, even in my parents’ basement, I found musicians, singers, and songwriters who astounded and challenged me. It is impossible to say howContinue reading “Bands of Co-Conspirators”

Coming Full Circle in NYC

Thirty five years ago, I moved to New York City, into a friend’s apartment at 4 Saint Mark’s Place. On September 22, I will be performing a show at the Kraine Theater, four blocks away from that first apartment. I’ll be playing songs that I wrote during the years I lived in Greenwich Village, songs I wroteContinue reading “Coming Full Circle in NYC”