Michael Minnis is a Los Angeles based Award Winning Singer -Songwriter and BMI Artist. His music is a layering of raw emotions, powerful vocals, haunting hooks, meaningful lyrics and catchy beats - all wrapped in a smoky rich sound in the Alternative Rock/Pop genre. His music is continuing to gain momentum through online radio stations and digital music stores around the world. Jennifer Batten, solo artist & guitarist for Michael Jackson and Jeff Beck says, 'Minnis's, 'Sanctified' CD is Killer!' Michael has contributed music for independent films including 'Kounterfeit' starring two time Academy Award Winner, Hilary Swank. He also wrote the lyrics, co-wrote the music for his song 'Break My Fall' which he recorded with music industry heavyweights Vinnie Colaiuta on drums, Grammy Award Winner, Luis Conte on percussions and Independent Grammy Award Winning Engineer, Francis Buckley for the new RODE Microphones commercial CD-ROM. Michael has been featutred acoustically performing one of his newest songs 'I Want To Fly' on Santa Barbara's, Indie Music Show on Channel 17 and was interviewed on KPRO AM 1570, California's second largest radio station, where he discussed his music and shared his views on two of his songs, 'On and On' and 'Sanctified'. If you miss Michael performing in the L.A. club circuit at such venues as The Hard Rock Cafe, 14 Below, Largo, and The Roxy, you can find him performing his acoustic set for intimate crowds in smaller venues, coffee houses and Border Books. You can find Michael's music on iTunes, Rhapsody, at his artist website and other locations.