"Farmer delivers the grit, shame, truth and glory of his songs
with the reckless abandon that could only have been spawned from
good times, heartache and hundreds of sleepless nights.
Like salt in an open wound, Farmer bares his soul for all who want to listen, regardless of consequence. Equal parts rock, soul and twang, this is music for those who aren't afraid of the truth...
even if the truth ain't pretty.”
Jack Feight - Highway 61 Recording Co. Nashville
"Mike Farmer is a true country roots rocker that absolutely shines out in the songs he wrote for this new CD. I would compare him with other American country rockers as Shooter Jennings or Ted Russell Kamp, but his sound is a bit rougher and the guitar riffs in the music a little sharper than the two musicians"
Freddy Celis - Rootstime - Belgium
"Under The Influence" suits my show perfectly
- Jos van den Boom - Crossroads Radio - Nertherlands
“I really enjoyed "Strange Skies”
- Mike Penard -Third Coast Music Magazine & Euro Americana Reporter (France)
"Under The Influence " is brilliant. keep me posted on tour dates....
- Barry Marshall-Everitt - House of Mercy (UK)
"Strange Skies" is a great song. Send a promo cd when the album is ready!!
- JOHNNY SOUTHBOUND - Holland
Thanks for the "Strange Skies". Great track ! I will definitely play it !
- Lee Williams - CEO/Owner CMR Nashville/Radio UK International
The unpretentious "Under The Influence" album rocks like an avalanche in the Rocky Mountains. "Myleene" and "Rock And Roller" with "Keef" style riffs and a prime piece of harmonica, are rock 'n roll from the top shelf. "Want It All" is a driving ZZ Top style boogie in the best tradition.
- Martin Overheul - Alt Country Forum - Netherlands
“Farmers songs were made for coffee and cigarette mornings
and Jack Daniels nights - where equal parts heartache and hope make
life worth living and in this case.....
worth listening to.”
- Sherri Lynn - International Tattoo Art New York, NY US
"You are the rockinest good time high roller I have heard for ages!
The single "ALRIGHT" is all feel, groove & swagger - LOVE IT ! "
Legendary (Rolling Stones) Producer
ALBUMS + EP
Mike Farmer is an internationally famed American Rock N Roll - Country Soul, singer songwriter, multi instrumentalist musician, producer and owner of Highway 61 Recording Company. Stay tuned for new music