died: Santa Monica, CA, August 17, 1995
Multi-talented musician, producer, and music director for the Wallace and Ladmo show. Mike loved The Beatles and created Commodore Condello’s Salt River Navy band to cover and parody many of their songs. In addition to all the music he made for Wallace and Ladmo, Mike released two solo albums, 3 singles with his group, Last Friday's Fire, and recorded an album with Elton Duck in 1980 that wasn't released until 2012. Mike also produced or played on records by Jackson Browne, The Tubes, Juice Newton, The Jetzons and Keith Moon.