Michael Vidale

Upright Bass

Michael VidaleJoining the band in     Micheal Vidale started out in the world of Music and Entertainment as the son of John Vidale , Recording Studio owner, in Adelaide . Has been in and around recording studios all his life . Notably was nursed , as a baby, by Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong whilst Louis played …. at a party at my fathers studio … Eddie Condon w Louis Armstrong were in Adelaide on tour for promoter Kim Bonython .  …. now if I could just remember that …. !

Michael plays Electric Double Bass, Bass Guitar , Chapman Stick and runs his music production company St John’s Ambience / StJAM. He has played for some of Australia’s greats… Reg Lindsay , Jimmy and The Boys , Slim Dusty Travelling Country Band , The Flying Emus , The Baylor Brothers , Peter Wells , Col Joye and The Joy Boys , Elvis Herselvis , Dave McComb and The Red Ponies ( European Tour with Hunters And Collectors ) , The Whitlams , Feral Swing Katz , Dale Watson , Rosie Flores , Red Rivers and Anne Kirkpatrick Band , Wheelers And Dealers , The BlueMoons , The Lovely Sons , Albert Lee 2007 Australian Tour , The Borderers , The BlueMoons 2008 Thailand Concert , Neil Murray …..