The Fight Machine
Mike has created unique scores for shorts and feature films in the Horror, Sci-fi, Drama, Western, Action, Seasonal, Animation, and Comedy genres. Some titles include: "Crabs!", "CarousHELL: The 2nd", "The Fight Machine", "Hit The Hitman", "Killer Quarantine", "We Are Strangers", "Beneath The Old Dark House", "Curse of the Bloody Voodoo Sock Puppet", "Tis The Season", "More Than You Can Chew" (from the anthology, "Morbid Stories"), "Harvest of Horrors", "Dinogore",
"Creature From Cannibal Creek", "You Don't Belong Here", "Exorcism of the Dead", “Poltergeist Encounters”, “The Friday Night Death Slot”, "Johnny Ghoulash Escapes From Creightonville", and "Chewed" - a short film he also wrote and directed, now available as a part of the "Frightvision" anthology.
Coming soon are scores for "Desert Dwellers", Wrestlemassacre 2, and the sequel to Ouija Shark.
He has also written the themes for the podcasts, "We Like Theme Parks" (nominated for 3 Canadian Podcast Awards: Outstanding Main Title Theme Music for a Series, Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics for a Series, and Outstanding Society & Culture Series), "What Happened at Braley Pond" (in production), "Movie Madhouse", "The Vicious Circle", and more.
In 2013 Mike was the co-composer for George A. Romero's Night of the Living Dead Live - a currently-touring theater production. The original show was produced by George A. Romero, Russell Streiner, John Russo, Christopher Harrison and Phil Pattison, and written by Chris Bond (Evil Dead the Musical), Trevor Martin and Dale Boyer.
He has written and performed songs under the band name SemaTary Spawn for George A. Romero's Iron City Asskickers, The Abominations of Frankenstein, Exorcism of the Dead, Curse of Krampus, Dinogore, Ouija Mummy, Troma's "Grindsploitation 666", "Wrestlemassacre", "Lycanimator", "Slimoids" and many more.