Archive for June 27th, 2020

Michael J. Thomas – Stream’n Love

By his senior year in high school, Michael J. Thomas was performing in the All-State Jazz Band and was honored with a John Philip Sousa Award. He earned a music scholarship to the University of Kentucky, but left school early to pursue his professional career. Thomas was 19 when he joined the Jive Rockets, which opened for the Brian Setzer Orchestra, Big Bad Voo Doo Daddy, and Bill Haley’s Original Comets. While gaining a foothold in contemporary urban jazz since moving to Destin, Florida.

His debut album City Beat was released in 2010. The song Amante Del Vino taken from this album is weaved into the plot of the movie Contagion, starring Matt Damon, Gweneth Paltrow, and Kate Winslet. Driven is his sophomore album and was released in 2017 on Harbor Breeze Records. His newest album is Stream’n Love (2020).

His new album is available on Michael’s website.