Mike Antone is from the Snoqualmie Valley in Washington State. He has been performing artist since 1998 and has been a part of many musical groups and projects. Currently he is performing with the Left Coast Gypsies, Camelia Jade and he performs solo. Most of his gigs are located on the I-90 corridor. From Snoqualmie to Seattle, Mike is a hard working musician that puts every ounce of heart and soul into his music.
Neil Young has picked three of his protest songs and put them on Living With War Today, “Song For Aging Warriors” was submitted in 2007 and has been in the top 200 since. It reached #1 for a month in December of 2009. “Tears” reached #1 as well in April and May of 2012. All three songs have graced the top ten over the years. –>neilyoung.com/lwwtoday/videolinks/videolink_711.html
In 2010, he toured with Camelia Jade down to L.A. for a special tour for Lucinda Williams. Covering a heartfelt rendition of her song “Blue”. Mike & Camelia finished their album in 2013 entitled Strong Sun Moon! You can find this cover on their album here –> www.nwfolkduo.com
2013 was a big year for Mike. Releasing Strong Sun Moon and The Left Coast Gypsies first album –> leftcoastgypsies.bandcamp.com