Musicians: Mike Hamilton • Vocals; Steel, Nylon, 6 and 12 String Acoustic and Electric Guitars, Guitar Synthesizer, Bass Guitar, Mandolin, Piano, Keyboard Synthesizers, Keyboard Bass Pedals, Drums, Hand Percussion, Harmonica Michele Beals • Vocals on tracks 2 and 5, Guitar on track 13 Frank Cotinola • Drums and percussion on tracks 1, 2, 6, 7 and 9 Alan Deremo • Bass Guitar on track 16 John Ferraro • Drums on track 16 Tim Lee • Organ Solo on track 7 Michael Steele • Vocals on track 2 Produced and Recorded by Mike Hamilton and Virgil Gentile Mastered by Virgil Gentile Mike Hamilton (sometimes listed as Michael Hamilton) is a guitarist, vocalist, songwriter/composer and multi-instrumentalist. He has performed, toured, and/or recorded with Stevie Nicks, Sting, Michael McDonald, Bette Midler, Michael Steele, Jay Ferguson, Jack Tempchin, Andrej Sifrer, Peter Kater, Max Bennett, Jennifer Warnes, Steve Wood, Phil Marshall, Mario Frangoulis, Neil Larsen, Mick Fleetwood, Jesse Colin Young, Gary Wright, Daniel May, Bob Stewart, and Pure Prairie League - with whom he performed several of his own original songs. Mike also toured internationally as a member of the Kenny Loggins Band, recording lead guitar solos, background vocals and rhythm guitar parts on seven of Ken's gold and platinum Sony/Columbia Albums: "Nightwatch"(which included the hit 'Whenever I Call You Friend' with Stevie Nicks), "Keep The Fire" ('This Is It' with Michael McDonald), "Alive","Caddyshack"('I'm Alright), "High Adventure"('Don't Fight It' with Steve Perry and Neil Giraldo on which Mike played the Bass Guitar and 'Heart To Heart'), "The Essential Kenny Loggins", and "Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow - The Greatest Hits of Kenny Loggins". His Guitar work can also be heard on such movie scores as "Endless Summer II" (film score by Phil Marshall), "Dolphins" (film score by Steve Wood and Sting) and "Johnny Tsunami" (Phil Marshall) as well as numerous radio & TV commercials. In 2008, he recorded guitar tracks with Steve Wood for the Steve Wood/Dave Matthews Band collaboration movie score and CD, "Grand Canyon Adventure - River At Risk" (a MacGillivray Freeman IMax film). As a solo performer, Mike plays his music consistently throughout the Southern California nightclub scene and has opened concerts for Spyro Gyra, Jerry Jeff Walker, Asleep at the Wheel, Mick Fleetwood's Zoo, and others. He has released 4 solo albums; "Songs And Sounds The Same", "Anthology", "Liv The Dig" and 'Impianoprov In Folktrancea'.
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