The name Mike Nobody was bestowed upon me by Rob Wright of NoMeansNo in 1991. Originally used as a gag on the whole "grunge / loser" thing before it became big, Rob suggested I keep it. So, I did.
I play guitar, bass, noise machines, and sing. Artist, writer, painter, actor, creator.
Local reputation as King of (soda) pop.
Former guitarist / roommate of The Impaler: Detroit's vampire poet.
Very briefly played with Wesley Willis, M.S.B.R., Monster Island, Monster Bait, and His Name Is Alive.
Former keyboardist / guitarist / noisemaker for the primitive noise electronic group Bionics.
Acquaintance / assistant / roadie / cameraman / etc. for time STEREO label artists like Princess Dragon-mom and Mog Stunt Team (also of Amphetamine Reptile Records).
Contributor to the John Tesh is an alien propaganda of the mid-1990's.
Ran for the U.S. Congress (House of Representatives) in 2006, as a potential Green Party candidate.
I'm trying to learn Japanese, slowly.
My interests in science have led me into a backdoor to Buddhism
Mandibles in Crisis magazine from Hawaii released a comp. featuring Mike Nobody, which also featured: Fognozzle, Xome, 3D House of Beef, Cock E.S.P., Jay T. Yamamoto and Men's Recovery Project. Contact: Mandibles in Crisis; 99-1661 A Aiea Heights Drive; Aiea Heights, HI 96701
Vermiform Records released a great noise compilation CD called Fruited Other Surfaces in 1998. Mike Nobody contributed alongside such luminaries as Krebstar, Drop Dead, The Replikants, Rah Bras, Lightning Bolt and Vermiform stalwarts Men's Recovery Project.
Former members of N2 Submission (backing band for The Impaler: Detroit's Vampire Poet) Mike Nobody & MarshaKat, are currently working on NegativeM+. It is a new two-piece band seeking to add drummers.
The name NegativeM+ was provided by fuzz pedal entrepreneur Devi Ever.
Current Residence: Wasteland, MI
deviantWEAR sizing preference: Fat
Favourite genre of music: Different is good
Favourite photographer: Focused
Favourite style of art: Cheepniz
Shell of choice: Tortoise
Skin of choice: Soft
Favourite cartoon character: Felix The Cat
Personal Quote: No Matter Where You Go, There You Are