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Mike Finnegan

A much-respected shape within San Francisco’s music community, pianist/organist Finnegan initial attracted attention within the mid-60s leading Mike Finnegan AS WELL AS THE Surfs. By the finish of the 10 years he was a pivotal person in the Serfs, a jazz-influenced rock and roll act in charge of Early Parrot Cafe. In 1970 Finnegan teamed with previous Gary Burton guitarist Jerry Hahn in Jerry Hahn’s Brotherhood, however the group’s singular, self-titled record failed correctly to illustrate their abilities. Finnegan then joined up with Nu Boogaloo Express, an organization featuring former people of YOUR GOVERNMENT AS WELL AS THE Holding Company. Once the second option take action was re-formed in 1971, Finnegan became a member of the line-up on the part-time basis. He shows up on their recording, Be A Sibling. The pianist also started his solo profession that 12 months. Mike Finnegan And Close friends was finished with assistance from Muscle Shoals studio room music artists David Hood, Barry Beckett and Roger Hawkins. Three achieved albums followed within the next seven years. In 1972 he documented Crazed Hipsters with guitarist Jerry Solid wood and in 1978 created Dudek, Finnegan And Krueger with Les Dudek (previously with Boz Scaggs and Steve Miller). They finished Sweet Salvation as well as the DFK Music group, before Dudek and Finnegan created Dark Rose, a smooth rock and roll ensemble fronted by Cher. Finnegan resumed single function when this take action split, but didn’t recapture the profile he loved through the 70s. He spent some time working with users of Crosby, Stills And Nash for quite some time and co-sang the Stephen Stills AOR strike ‘Can’t RELEASE in 1984. He is still popular for session function, although he comes with an outstanding voice that’s underused.

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