Currently based in Delaware, Composer Mike McAnally approaches music from an inner perspective based on the pure dynamics of reflecting emotions on the human condition. His unique concepts cover Jazz, Fusion, Swing, Classical, and Blues genres. Mike has worked as a Sideman, Leader, Studio Producer, and Music Educator, and his current focus is on composing. His music has been featured in the documentary "Evesham Twp. NJ, An Historical Portrait," the PBS show "Sit and Be Fit," and projects for Dementia Whisperers -- a medical company based in California.
Mike McAnally's credits include: 1979- "The Village" (guitar composition) Live performances by the Philadelphia Jazz Ensemble. 1987- "The Candle of Life" Synth piece for University of the Arts-Film & Animation Dept., Philadelphia, PA. 1993- Coppellia Music, Paris France. 1994- US Cattleman's Assoc. Museum Little Rock, Arkansas (extensive guitar work for Producer Tony Luisi). 1995- Tobeat Records Philadelphia, PA. 1997- "Evesham NJ an Historical Portrait" Documentary. 2000- Classic guitar tracks for Muzak, Seattle, WA. 2007- "Song for Coltrane" PBS show "Sit and be Fit." 2008- "Terry's Song" Theme for Dementia Whisperers, which is also archived with FilmQuest Entertainment, Hollywood, CA.
Reminiscent of the old rock school 70's 80's era of hot guitar lead with soulful undertones reflecting youthful energy while keeping it simple and true. Hard rhythm feel with breaks create an interesting dynamic while the main guitar theme recaps pulling the listener into the this rock box, Instrumental, Rock, Classic Rock
Reminiscent of the old rock school 70's 80's era of hot guitar with soulful undertones reflecting youthful energy while keeping it simple and true. Hard rhythm feel with breaks create an interesting dynamic for this pure Rhythm track same as "ROCK ON " designed for background minus the lead guitar. Instrumental, Rock, 70s Rock
Simple solo guitar rhythm track recorded with a Roland VG8 NashNut patch. Gives the 6 str a twelve str sound along with a little twang. Very nice effect which enables the player to Rock out while keeping a Folk rock style almost Prog Rock but not quite.Perhaps a small tribute to ART Rock-Band-YES, Instrumental, Rock, Folk Rock
SCI-FI soft fusion Rock with steady beat and guitar background blending with the elegant string line. Some undertone themes appear later in the chorus. TV, Movie with Avatars dancing slowy, swaying as they look upon the cyber world reflecting their desire to be human! Instrumental, Rock, Rock Fusion
Analog Archived with this guitar trio track.Jammin guitar music in a Southern Rock style with a hint of Allman Bros-Dickey Betts.Guitarist love to Jam&this little tune without all the recording sophistications comes through genuine,honest&clean Lead,Rhythm and bass line on 64 Fender-Jazzmaster, Instrumental, Rock, Southern Rock