Music industry writing, public relations writing, blogging, sales writing, creative writing, content marketing.
Music, art, sales and marketing, content marketing, media, politics.
Mike spent the late 80s studying writing, philosophy, and literature at Columbia College Chicago, an institution he credits with much of his current style and voice.
Mike O has been publishing in music magazines and blogs since the mid 90s, writing features and reviews. He has also done gear reviews and demo videos. He is also a long-time guitar instructor.
Mike O has been a blogger and online writer since before the term was in common usage. Some of his venues have been ChicagoBluesGuide.com, ChicagoMusicGuide.com, Gear-Vault.com, RivetingRiffs.com, BlogAngry.com, and many others.
Mike O has written press releases for American musicians and for his own projects for years. He is doing this currently on other freelance sites.