BIO Mike has written, recorded and produced 6 original albums since he started his first band at age 15...and #7 is in the works. Like his unique singing voice, Mike Struwin's approach to songwriting and performing evokes raw emotion in those who hear it. Mike's "what you hear is what you get demeanor, combined with his no nonsense approach to his personal style is extremely refreshing. Mike's music creates feelings of intimacy, truth and heartfelt emotion using delicately crafted songs structured around rhythmically mesmerizing chord progressions coupled with thought provoking lyrical arrangements that delve way beyond the airy nothings of life. With over 10 years of entertaining experience and over a 200 song repertoire, Mike's Reggae infused Roots music takes you to a place in time where everything is simply groovy. PRESS "Excellent percussion... excellent bass player too... great use of congas and acoustic, a favorite pair, well recorded...Cut 7 is a surprise and 8 is a cool way to start... I am going to use cut 10 and 1 on my XM radio show... If this is 'all you' songs, you should have a great future...This is good enough in my ears to 'get a deal'... best of luck with your work!" -John McEuen, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, on the Roots Down Album "If you haven't heard yet of Mike Struwin, I'm going to predict that you soon will" - Pat Moody, WSJM Radio AFFILIATIONS Mike has played with the following Bands: Pura Vida Fluent Blue Greensky Blue Grass At the following Festivals: Island Festival Venetian Festival South Bend Reggae Festival.