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MikeBishop
(Michael Cleary)


Member Since: Monday, January 14 2008 @ 06:49 PM CST
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Location: Narragansett, RI United States
Song Comments: 30
Song Votes: 0
Forum Posts: 22
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Total Points: 202.45
Bio:
I have been a music fan my entire life: from running around the house listening to Monster Mash on a 45 to AM radio in the back of my parents car in the 70's, to 80's pop rock, punk, hardcore, 90's alternative, classic jazz, folk, techno, etc. Basically... you know ... the works. I began playing guitar in college when sports and skateboarding faded as my primary hobbies. I then quickly got into recording, first with a Yamaha 4-track, then a Roland VS digital recorder, and now on my Mac, using mainly GarageBand and a host of outboard gear and mics. I have a small live room (drums, guitar and bass amps and mixing board) which is actually in my garage with my living room functioning as the control room. Anyone I know who has a song idea is always welcome to record, and many have. I may post songs from many of these configurations, all of which I have played or sung on, and all of which I have "produced".
MikeBishop's Songs (5)
Date Title Rating Hits Genre Last Comment Status
10.07.08 Pinger Fickin' 8.88 (2) 2705 (1) Comedy-Satire-Parody 10.07.08 Active
03.17.08 Weapons Grade Potatoes 0.00 (0) 2342 (0) Comedy-Satire-Parody N/A Active
01.22.08 Deli Case 9.17 (3) 3552 (10) Punk-Grunge 02.07.08 Active
01.19.08 Doin The Squirrel 7.75 (1) 3753 (8) Dance-Club 09.29.09 Active
01.18.08 Seaside Mystery 0.00 (0) 1692 (2) Comedy-Satire-Parody 02.03.08 Active
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Music Background Played some flute and accordion when I was younger, but never seriously. Started playing guitar in college and then moved on to singing, bass guitar, drum kit, some keys, shakers, hand drums, tin whistle and most recently soprano ukelele. All self taught. Very little live playing experience.
Music Skills Jack of all trades master of none. See above.
Music Hardware M-Audio MobilePre, Carvin ProBass 150 Bass amp, Carvin 2 x 10 bass cab, Peavey Special 212 guitar amp, Mackie 1202 VLZ Pro Mixer, PreSonus Blue Max compressor, Tama RockStar Custom drum kit, Shure 57, Shure 52. EV 468 mic, MXL condenser mics (small and large diaphragm). Currently using a PreSonus Firepod as well.
Music Software GarageBand, Logic Express, Reason 2.5, Live 5, Audacity.
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