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Michael Ballinger

New song up from the next record!


Genres: Acoustic / Indie / Folk Rock

Location: Chicago, IL

Stats: 53 fans / 659 plays / 8 plays today





4 tracks

Members: Myself!

Follow me on twitter www.twitter.com/mikeballingerx
Find me on Myspace! www.myspace.com/mab911

My name is Michael Ballinger. I was born in Chicago Illinois and have lived in the suburbs of that city most of my life. I've been playing music since i was about 8 years old. I've been writing since 14.
Some of my influences are Bright Eyes, Elliott Smith, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, The Avett Brothers, The Pixies, Nirvana, Chiodos, Craig Owens, Rule 22, The Revision Plan, Molly Robison, Daniel Johnston, Hendrix, Rolling Stones, The Mountain Goats, Carl Hauck, Margot and the Nuclear So and Sos, and many more. If you like my songs send me a message or email at mball017@yahoo.com. i love to hear feedback. For booking also contact the same email address. I'm Always looking for shows and new fans.

- Michael Ballinger

Itunes - http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/stranger-ep/id433932672


  • Ana Lucia C. said:
    ♥ :) Dec 15
  • laura peña said:
    loved all your songs and you have a beautiful voice Sep 05
  • «trinakitkatbar« said:
    i DEFINITELY hear your influences in the music! very nice, you could play with bob dylan and neil young anyday :) Jul 30
  • Casandra said:
    Wow, your voice = Jul 28
  • KittenBunny^-^ said:
    i love ur music :D Mar 06
  • Shannon Katherine said:
    annnd. It turns out I love your music! Sep 26
  • Ben jamin [= said:
    You aree pretty awesome there sir(= May 19
  • SophieStarr said:
    luv it =] Feb 08
  • Malachi said:
    Great stuff, Love your style Jan 08
  • Jenny Segura said:
    Amazing. Nov 29
  • said:
    I loved it:D and i agree with macey, you do have major talent! keep it up Nov 26
  • Macey said:
    You have major talent. These songs are great. Please continue. Nov 05
  • Caitlin said:
    I like how you swtich up the melody in each song! keep rockin' boy Nov 04
  • annie said:
    your music is so wonderful :) i love it x Nov 04
  • Shutter Slump said:
    yo :) to do list is epic.you play harmonica too?cool.you should do more acoustics,keep it coming.KUDOS! Nov 04

Stranger EP

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