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A brief look at Mike Crutcher's career will show that he is a quintessential guitarist and teacher. Unmatched and in a league of his own, his twenty+ year career includes training at : Berklee College of Music and UMass. Lowell, as well as with performing with diverse artists such as Soul City, Dave Anthony Orchestra, The Mike Fritz Band The Times, Soul Inspiration, Gary And The Gang, and his own project Trick Bag, performing anything from bebop jazz, swing, blues, funk, R&B, rock and roll, and everything in between. funkifized(at) musician

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Member since:
Mar 09 2009
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, John McLaughlin, Jimi Hendrix, Pat Metheny, Jimmy Bruno, Brian Stoltz, The Meters, The Neville Bros., Santana, Wes Montgomery, Eric Clapton, Maceo Parker, James Brown, Tower Of Power, John Scofield, Ivan Neville, Soulive

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Fender Stratocaster, Ibanez Artcore, Shure SM57, Gibson ES-175, Line 6 Variax 300, Line 6 Pod XT Live, Fender Deluxe Reverb

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Mojo Mambo brings down the house again in Bridgewater:

288 Broad St.
Bridgewater, MA 02324

Mojo Mambo rocks the Winterfest at Commander's Mansion: 440 Talcott Avenue Watertown, MA 02472

$22 per person

Delicious Chinese cuisine and grooving music at Quan's:

871 Washington St.
Hanover
MA 02339

Funky soul music for your dancing pleasure with Mojo Mambo at Norton's favorite hang!

Sat Jun 20 09 09:30 PM | Acton, MA US
Venue: Acton Jazz Cafe
Address: 452 Great Rd, Rte. 2A, Acton, MA, 01720, US
Details: A special night of music featuring Trick Bag and special guests Cu-Bop. Mike "Squid" Rush will be leading his grooving Soul/Jazz group for the 7:00 dinner spot, and then he and saxophonist will be jumping on board with Trick Bag at the 9:30 show, all at a specially reduced, recession-busting cover charge! Full bar, and dinner, lighter fare and dessert menu. All ages welcome. Advance reservations are highly recommended. Reserve ahead at www.actonjazzcafe.com or call 978-263-6161.
> BUY TICKETS ($8-10)

Sat May 09 09 08:00 PM | Waltham, MA US
Venue: Jake's Dixie Roadhouse
Address: 218 Moody Street, Waltham, MA, 02453, US
Details: Close on the heels of the world-famous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival a week earlier, Trick Bag will be laying the funk down with ferocious intensity and groove.

Sat Mar 21 09 09:00 PM | Waltham, MA US
Venue: Jake's Dixie Roadhouse
Address: 218 Moody Street, Waltham, MA, 02453, US

It's all about the groove with the finest N'awlins-style funk in the Northeast and finest southern BBQ in New England. Trick Bag and Jake's Dixie Roadhouse: a match made in heaven!