As Level 42 are about to hit the road with their Sirens II tour in October, Mike demonstrates some of his keyboard parts and signature sounds that are part of the magic.
Level 42 have embarked on a busy festival season, with shows already played in Indonesia (above photo of Mike taken at Java Jazz) and Singapore Jazz festivals. Upcoming festival shows will be taking place throughout the summer in the UK, Turkey, Belgium, Holland, Germany and Curaçao. In October 2016 they will begin an extensive UK and European […]
Mike is currently on tour again with Thriller Live, the smash hit musical tribute to Michael and the Jackson 5. This time serving as Musical Director, he has taken the helm for a 10-month tour which started in the UK in October 2015, then travelled to Scandinavia, Germany and Switzerland, and is continuing to play around […]
Mike will be playing with Davide Giovannini (drums) and Davide Mantovani (bass) at the 606 Club, Chelsea on Tuesday 21st April. “This is the first time the three of us have played as a trio, having worked with each of them previously in Negrocan, Da Lata, Zeep and with Alex Wilson. I have taken the […]
Sirens-5Mike will be heading off on tour this October/November with Level 42 on the Sirens Tour. The band will be featuring songs from the Sirens EP released late last year, with a 3-piece brass section on stage, Dan Carpenter (Trumpet) and Nicol Thomson (Trombone) augmenting Sean Freeman on Saxes.
Mike will be playing festivals and touring with Level 42 this year, starting in March at the prestigious Cape Town International Jazz Festival, in May the Retro Fest in Luzern, Switzerland, in June at Let’s Rock Bristol, with more festival dates to be confirmed shortly. Later in the year in October/November Level 42 will be […]
… and to celebrate the end to a mostly wonderful year, I will be performing a special show at the 606 Club next Wednesday, 11th December with my friends Phil Gould, Yolanda Charles, and to fill the shoes of the absent Alex Hutchings, I will have not one, but two great guitarists, Paul Stacey and […]