the only michael - musician, composer, producer

Updates and news

Music, words and radio: During 2015 I produced a series of  six 30-minute radio programmes showcasing my collaborations with Linda Lee Welch - see more details on the Collaborations page. This follows on from a series of 12 shows that I broadcast on Basic FM during 2013 and 2014. I am currently collaborating with Linda Lee and Rob Hindle on a new project Messages from Our Future Selves which will be performed at the Festival of the Mind in September.

Animat: The Animat website has been given a facelift, have a look there for information on the latest releases and live dates, including tour dates for the live soundtracks to John Carpenter's Dark Star and Sylvain Chomet's award winning animation Belleville Rendezvous.

Rophonic: I have also been collaborating with Peter Rophone from The Third Half on a new live and recording project, Rophonic. Our third and latest EP release You Are The Audience is now available on download via AWAL: see the Rophonic Facebook page for more information.

Production and remixes: Completed projects in 2015 included a remix of Elephant Days by 1000 Mexicans and two mixes for the New Khartomb, Shut It Down and Cabbages and Kings.