May 15, 2020

Tour Reschedules to 2021, Live Stream Concert Friday May 22

Good morning everyone, We are exactly one week away from the release of Hollywood Park. The record is an attempt to capture the stories which have shaped a life into song. You could probably say it’s in conversation with the past as it looks to the future or something, but […]
April 14, 2020

“Hollywood Park,” the Song, Released TODAY

Good morning, Today we are releasing the title track to our record, Hollywood Park, five weeks early. There are many reasons for this: we had to push the release date due to the Covid-19 crisis, we’re all locked indoors so we think it’s best to share as much as we […]
April 8, 2020

New Album & Book Release Dates, New Book Tour Info

HOLLYWOOD PARK BOOK TOUR Good morning everyone, I hope everyone is staying safe and finding your through this very difficult moment. We’ve been doing quite a bit of juggling around here, though in general we are luckier than most and just want to do whatever we can to help. There […]
March 18, 2020

Lets talk about music, Mikel Live on Facebook Friday

So we’re all locked inside so let’s shoot the shit about music. I’m gonna be on Facebook a lot in the next few days for this. Here’s what I want to do: I made a Spotify playlist for all the influences for Hollywood Park. It’s got “Thunder Road” by Springsteen […]
March 12, 2020

El Rey & Bowery Ballroom Residencies Cancelled

Good afternoon, We are saddened to announce that we will be canceling our upcoming series of shows at the El Rey in Los Angeles (3/31-4/4) and the Bowery Ballroom (4/7-4/10). All tickets can be refunded at the point of purchase. *We will be playing the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles on October 9th and the Beacon Theatre in New […]
March 3, 2020


Well here we are. This is the first new music we’ve put out in five years. We are so proud for you to hear “Come On Out,” our first single from our new album Hollywood Park. The song is out today on streaming services and our album is now available for pre-order. Like every song from the […]
February 27, 2020

Hollywood Park Trailer

Good morning, We have something very special to share with you tomorrow. At 9AM PT we will be premiering the Hollywood Park trailer on YouTube HERE. The Trailer is a six and a half minute semi-animated re-telling of the scenes from Hollywood Park the book which inspired the songs from Hollywood Park, the record. It contains […]