Interview by Sandy Storm – Video by Bobby Storm
Composer, guitarist, songwriter MIKE CAMPESE performed at NAMM 2015, on January 22nd-23rd, in the Anaheim Convention Center at 800 West Katella Ave, Anaheim, California, where Metal Shock Finland‘s Sandy Storm had a chance to sit down with Mike and talk about Mike’s several NAMM appearances in past years. Among other topics were Mike’s music, his latest album Chameleon and his new website. At the end of the interview you can see Mike’s guitar shredding at NAMM, check out the video below:
Just recently MIKE CAMPESE signed the the deal with Agentur EAM Event And Artist Management.
Mike is the ex-member of Trans-Siberian Orchestra and received a Gold record for his work and has appeared on the Jason Becker tribute Cd “Warmth In The Wilderness” on the Lion Music label in Finland, which was a international release.
Mike has performed and opened for many national acts such as Yngwie Malmsteen on 3 tours, Michael Schenker, The B-52’s, Lou Reed, The members of Yes and Asia, KC and the Sunshine band, Spin Doctors, Little Steven, Sylvain Sylvain of the New York Dolls, Sebastian Bach on 2 tours, Dokken, Kip Winger, Rik Emmett Of Triumph, Lizzy Borden, Vinnie Moore and many many more. Mike also performed at the Cruefest 2 show which featured Motley Crue, Godsmack, Drowning Pool, Theory of a Deadman, Rev Theory and more.