About

Mike is an internationally acclaimed acoustic classic rock cover artist, with a widely viewed YouTube channel (over 60 million channel views). He performs live at private and public events around Colorado, throughout the U.S., and the world.

He is passionate about the world of music. His talents include:

–Highly regarded acoustic live performances (vocal/guitar) of some of rock’s most beloved songs.  

–Music arrangement: Mike’s acoustic arrangements of classic rock songs are praised for their originality, creativity, accuracy, and simplicity. He is careful to remain true to what is beloved about the original compositions/recordings, while bringing his own masterful musical flair to each rendition.

–Vocalist for hire: Mike has performed live on several occasions as a vocalist with Barry Goudreau and Sib Hashian, former and original members of the band Boston, doing a set of all classic Boston songs–some of the most challenging rock vocals ever recorded.  Mike has also lent his voice to other projects needing an unforgettable lead vocal performance.

–Sound recording/editing/mixing/mastering: Mike is a trained audio engineer, so he’s able to do it all “in-house”.

–Multi-instrumentalist: guitar, piano, mandolin, harmonica, percussion

–Multimedia work: Mike has provided music for movies, and has appeared in a national ad campaign that aired during the 2017 Grammies.

Have a gig or job for Mike?  Hire Mike.

Bio

Mike Masse is internationally acclaimed acoustic artist, known for his epic performances of classic rock covers.  He initially became known for his repertoire of covers posted on his YouTube channel, which now has over 180,000 subscribers and over 60 million views.  The success of that channel allowed him to quit his job as a public defender, and move his family to Denver to become a full-time musician.  He can be seen performing at events around the country and the world including recent sold-out shows in Europe, often accompanied by his long-term friends and collaborators, Jeff Hall and Sterling Cottam.  Mike has performed live as a vocalist with Barry Goudreau and Sib Hashian, former and original members of the band Boston, doing a set of all classic Boston songs, some of the most challenging rock vocals ever recorded.

 

 

In the Media

Huffington Post

boingboing.net

Daily Mail (UK)

Boulder Daily Camera

KSL News (Salt Lake City)

Salt Lake City Weekly

Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune

Interviews/Podcasts

Who is Mike Massé?
An introduction/highlights reel by Shawn Herbert, May, 2017

Gonna Take Some Time: A Conversation with Mike Massé
A short film by Darian Brunetti, May, 2017

Video interview with Mark Waldi, from Arrow 103.5 Salt Lake City, UT

Video interview with Robin Baumgarten
WGN Morning News, Chicago

Video interview with viral video website dumpert.nl
The Sugarfactory, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Podcast interview
The Detroit Cast

Podcast interview
The Detroit Cast

Podcast interview
“Strength Through Struggle” podcast by Mark Goblowsky

Podcast interview
“The RELISHit Show” podcast by MMA Fighter Nikki “Knuckles” Knudsen

Podcast interview
“Six Pixels of Separation” podcast by Mitch Joel

Podcast interview
“A Drink with a Stranger” podcast by Philip McCluskey

Journal

Mike’s journal about Noah’s cancer battle
caringbridge.org, begins in July, 2012