Michael is a co-founder and CFO of Wonkybot Studios, as well as Music Director for the studio and Stewart St John’s music partner. He is an accomplished music producer with a background in producing, composing, scoring, engineering, mixing and mastering. Originally an attorney born and raised in Melbourne, Australia, Michael came to the US in 2013 to work exclusively with Stewart and Todd Fisher.
His background in law and expertise in strategies and contracts led to him co-founding Wonkybot Studios where, in addition to his musical talent, he also oversees the business side of the company and has helped establish an Australian branch of the company.
In 2017 Michael and Stewart composed 20 songs for the NY debut of the Tara Tremendous The Musical concert series performed at world-famous 54 Below featuring Micky Dolenz (The Monkees), Annie Golden (Orange Is The New Black) and a host of Broadway stars. Additionally, they’ve scored hours of instrumental music for shows, including the Tara Tremendous and Spooky Troop series on iTunes, which Michael also engineers, edits and mixes.