Michael D. Vogel is a Los Angeles-based music journalist/content creator and self-professed music-fanatic and radio-aholic, with more than 20 years of entertainment industry experience including music programming and air talent for radio, record label artist promotion in addition to providing content for various newsstand publications and websites. Michael has written for such print magazines as Radio & Records, The Album Network, Virtually Alternative, Totally Adult, Aggro-Active, Network 40/Country Network, Venice Magazine and Fazer Music Magazine plus content providers knac.com.
Among his published credits include conversations with Metallica, 311, Sammy Hagar, INXS, Dave Matthews, Doyle Bramhall II, Faith No More, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Mötley Crüe and the legendaryZZ Top. Currently, Michael is applying his passion for music as a freelance writer as well as Los Angeles correspondent for Lithium Magazine and National Music Examiner for examiner.com (providing artist interviews, concert coverage, and CD reviews. You can reach him by email and over at his personal site, Vogelism.com.
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