You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your ReverbNation experience.

Michael Cardenas

US Los Angeles, CA Blues / Folk / Acoustic


Sounds Like: Robert Johnson, Son House, Charlie Patton

Bio: My Mother is from Hobart, Oklahoma and my Father came from Durango, Mexico. I was born the same year Son House played the Montreux Jazz Festival, but I never killed a man. I have no children and never married. I love to play the possession music. People call it Black music, but I call it American... See Full Bio

More Info

Recent Blogs


Twitter_icon_for_status: "Anytime you thinkin' evil, you thinkin' bout the blues." - Howlin' Wolf


Play All | Queue All | Share All


Add Comment
    day i no night is my favorite ,
  • Ecologyngle (Artist) Ecologyngle
    "Day is No Light" oh that awesome blues progression is so tasty Michael. Love the expressive vocal. Cheers * Patricia
  • mrat (Artist) mrat
    great free-form on "Day is no light." really like your vocal style.
  • Zeigler (Artist) Zeigler
    Beautifully smooth guitar playing. Love it! All the best man! ~Ryan
  • Gail Chasin (Artist) Gail Chasin
    If you were in California, you and I would be a blues duo. You're fabulous, unique and seemingly in the same 'bag' in life as I am. I recognize your spirit, Dude. I'm pr...
  • MILE25 (Artist) MILE25
    Best acoustic blues ive heard in a LONG TIME..keep it real "MILE25"
All Comments


Ask Michael Cardenas anything...

200 characters remaining
Submit Question
Q: Hi Mike nice songs, Good album,Charlie Patton would dig it. From Casey ,Merry Chistmas
A: If ever there was a source the man is Charlie Patton

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Fri Dec 13 2013

Artist Recommendations

  • C.W. Stoneking
    C.W. Stoneking
    Melbourne, VIC, AU
  • Mr. O'Muck
    Mr. O'Muck
    New York, NY
All Favorites