- An Interview with Mike Badger Jammerzine Exclusive 34:36
- Beatin’ a Path (To Your Door) Mike Badger 1:43
Jammerzine has an exclusive interview with singer/songwriter/guitarist/artist/sculptor Mike Badger. Mike has long ago solidified his name and reputation in all of those above genres and artforms, yet he still stays relevant and fresh.
In today’s interview, we talk with Mike about his new single titled ‘Beatin’ a Path (To Your Door)’, releasing today, as well as the upcoming album it’s on called ‘Papa Badge Light The Blue Touch Paper’ produced by Mike’s son Ray Badger.
Being more of a good conversation with a couple of music fans, we get an inside glimpse at what the mind of a true artist in the audio and visual arts is like.
Check out our other features with Mike Badger HERE.
About Mike Badger
Mike Badger formed The La’s in the mid eighties leaving just before they signed to Go! Discs, he went on to form The Onset releasing albums on Liverpool’s Probe Plus label and touring the UK and Europe.
Also a sculptor who works with recycled materials Mike created the artwork and videos for Space who named their second album ‘Tin Planet’ after his work. (re-released this month for the first time on vinyl -Demon Records)
Mike co-founded The Viper Label in 1999 with ex La’s/Lightning Seeds Paul Hemmings releasing authentic Liverpool ‘cult classics’ from the Merseybeat era up to the present, alongside original US Rockabilly, Country and Rhythm and Blues compilations.
Mike Badger and the Shady Trio followed after showcasing in SXSW in 2009 touring the UK and the USA with Margo Price and releasing two albums on the Generator Label.