Mike has been a collector of Soul Music (and other Black Music Genres) since the early 70’s, and in more recent years has concentrated on new Independent Soul Music where he has extensive connections with new artists, particularly in New York and Atlanta.

Whilst there is a focus on new material he is able to encompass all eras and styles of Black Music producing a show covering a wide spectrum of Soul Music.

Operates under the banners of Life and Soul Promotions, Soul Freedom and Indie Soul Mixer, the latter being a 10 year artist event held annually in New York. DJ’s occasionally but most recent work has largely been concentrated on radio and is an original DJ on New York’s Rhythm and Soul Radio. Occasionally also arranges events locally supporting Bristol talent and visiting artists