Michael is a music creator whose compositions have been used in over 1000 episodes of shows broadcast on National Network, Premium Cable, and Cable TV. Programs include "The Voice", "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert", and ShowTime’s "Shameless". He has also had his music used in feature films, national advertising campaigns, educational products and by video streaming services like Netflix, Amazon and Hulu.
In the 90’s he played guitar in the Boston based R&B band “Universal Language”. A very popular and Boston Music Award winning group whose credits include performances in the Boston Garden, Fleet Center, and the “House of Blues”.
In “Universal Language” Michael worked closely with Ray Greene - currently the lead singer touring with Carlos Santana, Carl Carter – bassist for the very popular Broadway show “Come from Away” and Dow Brain – writer of the platinum single for the number-one selling song Summer Girls, recorded by LFO on Arista Records.