- Founder, Dirty Laundry TV (indie music web series), Dirty Laundry Music (music licensing agency) & Manager of LA punk trio GIrl Tears
Founder of the popular indie music web series Dirty Laundry TV, which began in 2009 and has featured hundreds of artists including Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks, Band Of Skulls, FIDLAR, Deer Tick, Mudhoney, Ariel Pink, The Rapture and many many more. Dirty Laundry hosts regular showcases at CMJ and SXSW as well as special music events throughout the year in and around LA. Most recently Dirty Laundry was invited to be the media partner at this year's Moon Block Party and released their very first compilation cassette on Lolipop Records. Michael is also the founder of music licensing agency Dirty Laundry Music, a music licensing agency focusing on placing artists’ music in film, tv, ads and video games. Last but not least, he is the manager of LA punk trio Girl Tears, who recently signed to Captured Tracks sister label Sinderlyn.
- artist management, music industry, blogging, diy music promotion, music licensing, consulting, artist and creative talent relations, music marketing, social media, social media marketing, creative writing, music videos, record labels, sync licensing, screenwriting, emerging artists, music events, videography, music licensing / syncing, music management, music writing / blogging, film / video, promoting artists, promoting music, critical listening, music journalism, music curation, music blogging, digital media, music interviews, interviews, webzine
- indie rock, alternative, indie pop, hard rock, punk, indie, alternative rock, garage, crowdfunding, film, shoegaze, psychedelic rock, post punk, pop punk, grunge, film / video, comedy, photography, progressive rock
- Los Angeles