Latest News

   
New song released. "I Just Wanna Be With You"
November 2016
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New video for "Denial" released
April 2016
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New song released. "Just Be"
January 2016
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Recording with Film Composer John Debney
March 2015
Michael was invited to play Oud on the soundtrack of a new Television Drama Series called "American Odyssey", directed by Peter Horton ("Grey's Anatomy"). Music composed by Oscar nominee John Debney ("Passion of the Christ").  
 
New song released. "What About Us" (Song for Syria)
November 2013
This song was inspired by the tragic events taking place in Syria. Click here to see video. Click here to download mp3.
 
Composed soundtrack music for film - "6 Over"
July 2012
Michael composed instrumental music for a motorcycle documentary called "6 Over". It was directed by Michael Schmidt, and produced in collaboration with Dice Magazine. Click here to check it out.
 
Album review
October 2011
A review of "Unsolicited Material". Click here to read (scroll down to find Michael's album).
 
New song "Freedom" released
March 2011
Written about the wave of popular protests in the Middle East and North Africa. Click here to see video. Click here to download mp3.
 
Review of "Unsolicited Material" - Music Connection Magazine
February 2010
Michael's album "Unsolicited Material" reviewed. Click here to read review.
 
"Help is on the Way" (Song for Haiti) released
January 2010
Song written in support of the people of Haiti, after the devastating earthquake of 2010. It was co-written with British songwriter Mark Holding (who co-wrote "C'est La Vie" by Robbie Nevil). Click here to view video.
 
Print interview in Viva Magazine
February 2009
A 2-page interview with Michael in which he discusses his song for Gaza as well as his background and career. Click here to read interview.
 
"We Will Not Go Down" (Song for Gaza) released
January 2009
Song written in support of the Palestinian civilians in Gaza. Click here to view video. Click here to download mp3.
 
 
Recording with singer/songwriter Mim Grey
December 2008
Michael spent 3 weeks recording guitars for Mim Grey's album "Grey Matters". The recording sessions took place at the "House of Blues" recording studio in Los Angeles, previously owned by Jermaine Jackson.
 
Debut album released - "Unsolicited Material"
March 2008
Full length debut album released. Click here to check it out.