Mik is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist originally from Italy. His brand new album is called SONGS FROM A HOTEL ROOM:
it was entirely recorded on the road, in many different Hotel Rooms during his journeys in Europe and USA (album released on Jan 11st, 2019. Label: OYEZ! Distribution: FUGA).
From the early days as a child when he was 12 years old Mik started writing his own songs and always learning and playing cover songs along the way.
He studied guitar, bass and piano while developing his voice as a singer.
In 2016 Mik released his first solo effort, a single and music video entitled “The Nation”.
During summer 2017 he was invited to play as a special guest of Sofar Sounds Los Angeles (Hollywood), and also as an Opening Act for a "Don't Tell Comedy Show" in Santa Monica. He recorded a tribute for the 30th Anniversary of U2's Joshua Tree album playing live from the Joshua Tree Desert, CA.
In 2018 Mik performed as Open Act for the Italian songwriter Bianco (label: INRI) and for The Leading Guy (label: Sony Music).
Mik was also invited to realize a couple of Soundtrack songs for Mediaset - Italian National Tv Channels. The song “Fireflies” is part of the Soundtrack of the tv serie “Immaturi”.
Mik is currently promoting his new album SONGS FROM A HOTEL ROOM: follow him on Instagram (miksound) and Facebook (facebook.com/mikprofile)
EXPERIENCE WITH BANDS
In 2007 The Photonik performed at the Highfield Festival on the MTV/Coca-Cola stage in Hohenfelden, Germany.
In 2010 with his new band, The Panicles, went to the city of Aalborg, Denmark to partecipate in a Laboratory Workshop about songwriting called Youth in Action that was organized and certified by the European Union.
In 2012 Mik and The Panicles signed with EMI Italy and the first CD titled “L’alba è l’ora migliore per tornare” (distributed by Universal/Virgin Records) was recorded at Abbey Road Studio 2 and released in 2013, when the band was the Opening Act for Deep Purple.
In 2015 MTV Italy selected The Panicles as Artist of the Week for their music video “Simplicity”, and The Panicles were also selected in 2015 as one of the Best 6 Italian Bands for XFactor Season 9.
In 2016 RAI (Italian National Radio-Television) selected The Panicles as one of the best 60 Young Artists for Sanremo 2017 (most popular Italian song contest and awards).