Mike Saliani is a singer/songwriter/guitarist from the San Francisco Bay Area. He has performed and recorded professionally for the last thirteen years as a band leader, sideman, and session player with a number of Northern California bands and artists. Sharing stages with Marc Ford(Black Crowes), Ana Popovic, The Mother Hips, Garth Hudson of The Band, Whitey Morgan, Tim and Nicki Bluhm, Sensations, Scary Little Friends, Rob Bayne, and lots more.
He continues to work on his craft as a musician and writer. Currently he performs in his group Mike Saliani Band and solo-acoustic. Mike has two solo records out called “Green Morning”(2007) and “Dreams on Fire”(2012) on itunes, Amazon, and CDBaby.com. Mike released his third record “Good Company” in early spring (2017).
Mike Saliani Band(MSB) is a four piece rock group from Petaluma, Ca. Featuring Mike Saliani on guitar/lead vocals, Erik Stieg on guitar, Skyler Stover on bass/backing vocals, and Matt Sather on drums.
The band plays original tunes blending west-coast rocknroll with americana and blues. The music is mostly high-energy and danceable. The band is influenced by greats like The Allman Brothers, Merle Haggard, BB King, James Brown, and The Beatles.
2017 saw a very productive year for MSB. In March they released the full length record “Good Company” independently on cd and digital formats. They played various venues including Sweetwater Music Hall, Boom Boom Room SF, Bear Valley Ski Resort, The Mystic Theater (opening for blues great Ana Popovic), and many more. The band played a few tunes on the DIY network to be aired in early 2018.
MSB is excited for what’s in store for the new year. They will be going into the studio to start recording another full-length record.