WHO RUNS THE BOTTLENECK CAFE?
The Bottleneck Cafe Blog is run by Mike Bond. Mike is musician, radio deejay, and music historian, with over 20 years of experience in the music industry. A drummer since the age of 13, Mike first fell in love with blues and soul music after a member of his high school garage band brought the album “B.B. King Live at San Quintin” to practice. Since then he’s performed, toured, and recorded with numorus artists, hosted his own Blues and Soul radio show, and spent countless hours researching music history. When he’s not performing or studying music history he can be found enjoying a good meal, watching baseball, or performing with his band Grand Avenue Soul (www.grandavenuesoul.co. He currently resides in Richmond, California.