mike miller

Guitar player and composer Mike Miller has worked and recorded with Chick Corea, George Duke, The Yellowjackets, Vinnie Colaiuta, Peter Erskine, and many more.

He toured in Europe with The Grandmothers in 1982 and he can also be heard on various Fowler Brothers album.

In the early nineties, Mike Miller toured and recorded with The Band From Utopia.

In 2007, he performed at Zappanale as part of the Chad Wackerman Trio.

The picture on the right was taken by Bazbo during the Zappanale 18 concert, 2007/08/05.







  air pocket: fly on
    (1976, lp, ??, ??) - feat. fowler brothers, albert wing, mike miller, chester thompson  //  reissued on cd in 2002

  shawn phillips: rumplestiltskin's resolve
    (1976, lp, usa, ??) - feat. albert wing, mike miller / re-released on cd in 2013

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  fowler brothers airpocket: hunter
    (1985, lp, usa, fossil records fbr 001) - feat. albert wing, chester thompson  //  reissued on cd in 1993

  fowler brothers: breakfast for dinosaurs
(1988, cd, usa, fossil fbr 1002) - feat. albert wing, chester thompson, vinnie colaiuta, ike willis

  tom fowler: heartscapes
    (1992, cd, usa, fossil records) - feat. lots of zappa alumni

  steve fowler: the last blue sky  (2)
    (1992, cd, usa, fossil records) - feat.walt, bruce and tom fowler, albert wing, chester thompson and ed mann

  robert williams: date with the devilís daughter
    (1998, cd, us, casual tonalities) - feat.jeff morris tepper, bruce fowler, arthur barrow, wild man fischer

  freebo: the end of the beginning
    (1999, cd, usa, poppabo) - feat. albert wing, tommy mars, mike miller

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mike miller: save the moon
    (2001, cd, usa, marsis jazz pgi / mj 1097) - feat.bruce fowler  //  reissued in 2006 on esc records with two bonus tracks

  the grandmothers: the eternal question
    (2001, cdr, ger, private release)
- feat. various ex-moi; incl.zappa compositions

  the banned from utopia: so yuh don't like modern art  (2)
    (2002, cd, usa, favored nations) - various compositions by frank zappa; feat.various zappa alumni

  bruce arnold & mike miller: two guys from south dakota
    (2004, cd, usa, muse-eek msk 122)

  mike miller: save the moon
    (2006, cd, ger, esc records) - feat.bruce fowler, ralph humphrey  //  originally released in 2001 - reissue has three bonus tracks

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  the outsidemen: band overboard
    (????, cd, usa, private release) - feat. mike miller and ralph humphrey
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  jimmy carl black: when do we get paid?
    (2007, cd, usa, crossfire) - feat. don preston, walt & tom fowler
  don preston: vile foamy ectoplasm
    (2007, cd, usa, crossfire publications) - feat. frank zappa, ex-moi and ex-zappa bandmembers
  mike miller quintet: world goes round
    (2008, cd, usa, wakonda music) - feat. walt fowler, alber wing, chad wackerman

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  chad wackerman: hits live
    (2010, dvd, usa, drumchannel) - feat. mike miller
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  tom fowler interface: let's start over
    (2011, cd, usa, private release)

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  various artists: zappanale 24 - good-bye session
    (2013, dvdr, ger, arf society) - feat. albert wing, mike miller, robert martin, tom fower  //  including various frank zappa themes

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  msm schmidt: life
    (2017, cd, germany, laika records) - feat. mike miller, bruce fowler, walt fowler

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  beefheart jr.: temporarily immortal
    (2016, cd, usa, private release) = robert arthur williams