September 02, 2020
By Victoria Ford
Household Base: Coastline to coastline
Fashion: Singer-songwriter-storyteller-soul-searcher. A distinctive just take on roots, vintage rock, reggae, ska and typical surf – with a exclusive voice.
LINEUP: Mike Pinto, guitar and vocals.
NOTEWORTHY: Pinto broke out as a solo artist in Philly in 2005 with his debut, Minimal District. The adhering to year he embarked on two nationwide solo acoustic tours. Considering the fact that then he’s launched quite a few far more albums and adopted accomplishment all over the globe. His lyrics notify darkish tales full of figures who have marketed their souls (“Tricky Nicky”), or struggled with habit (“Bad Luck”). His creating is legitimate to his experience, no pretense. Pinto’s music is recognized in Southern California, Hawaii, Guam and Japan.
TWO’S Get: Get carried absent.
Test OUT: mikepintomusic.com
BE THE Judge: Friday, Sept. 4, 7 to 10 p.m., at Old Causeway, Manahawkin. —V.F.