Michael James "Mike" Ness (born April 3, 1962) is an American guitarist, vocalist, and chief songwriter for the punk rock band Social Distortion, which was formed in 1978. Mike Ness' songs are represented by Downtown Music Publishing.
Michael Ness was raised in Orange County, California. He was kicked out of his father's home in Fullerton at 15. During his early years, he was raised on the blues, country and early rock n' roll. As he drifted around Orange County, Ness became involved in the punk rock scene, after being moved by bands of that ilk. In the 1980s, Ness was the original renter of the one-bedroom apartment described in The Adolescents song "Kids of the Black Hole". The punk house is located in Fullerton, California and still exists today.
Inspired by The Sex Pistols, Ness founded Social Distortion in 1978 with CaseyЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Cheating at Solitaire [1999, альбом]
- Cheating at Solitaire [13.04.1999, альбом]
- Under the Influences, Volume 1 [09.11.1999, альбом]