Local artist of the week Mike Maimone is a singer, songwriter and session musician who recently transplanted from Chicago. He averages more than 100 tour dates each year with his band Mutts, as a solo artist and as the keyboardist for Company of Thieves, Los Colognes and more.
“My songs are born from a life of contradictions,” Maimone says of his music which draws inspiration from the swamps of New Orleans. His debut solo record is expected later this year. In the meantime, listen to the first single “Garbougie” below and all week long on Lightning 100. Learn more about Mike Maimone here.