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Michael Var Fickle

Michael Var Fickle

Singer Songwriter / All Over The Map Chapel Hill, NC  US
Cynical Show
Cynical Show
You're A Fake, You're A Fraud...And I'm Your Biggest Fan
You're A Fake, You're A Fraud...And I'm Your Biggest Fan
Halt My Hands
Halt My Hands


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  • Bird and Beast (Artist)
    Bird and Beast
    You have a super awesome variety. You remind me a little bit of the band Jellyfish. I also hear a lot of vintage punk influence which is cool. I definitely think Talking Hea...
  • martyn i bailey (Artist)
    martyn i bailey
    guidance,cynical show and unsaid...highly enjoyable and creative,super work Michael!..respects.
  • Tessie "Enchanted MusicBox" (Artist)
    Tessie "Enchanted Mu...
    Cook, creepy & haunting sound & great lounge rock! Look forward to listening to more. Thank you so much for adding me! Wishing you the best with your music:-) Blessings...
  • Jason & the DazieTrain (Artist)
    Jason & the DazieTrain
    Kinda like a modern day meat puppets with high energy! I dig it!
  • AV Super Sunshine (Artist)
    AV Super Sunshine
    Very cool tracks and pages, loving the sounds and sights here, now I know the secret handshake, thanks Michael!
  • Factory Fast Records (Label)
    Factory Fast Records
    Chapel Hill musican Michael Var Fickle @MVarFickle has a heartwarming style - spacey, woozy but still an OG style of roots #VirtualVinyl


Cancer Eye


  • Michael Var Fickle - late night songwriting


Sounds Like: Television (band), PJ Harvey, Talking Heads (official), Richard Hell, mike watt

Bio: The use of the word "alternative" to describe music is greatly overused. Especially since completely mainstream artists use it everyday. But despite its overuse, "alternative" is the word I use to describe Mr. Fickle's music. He does not do music for the masses. He doesn't even do music for other...See Full Bio

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May 21, 2014

VIDEO for the song "Cancer Eye" off of the Mortician's Funeral CD. http://www.re... [more]

Mortician's Funeral CD
May 4, 2014

Give a listen to "Cancer Eye" from the newly remastered and re-released "Mortici... [more]


“Had your cool and unique sounds running as my soundtrack for the last 30 or so minutes as I have been working on this pc. Good stuff my friend.....real good stuff...........love the way this stream of consciousness (my label) music never is predictable but like big hits of O2 at 100%”

— Douglas Pickette, RN Review


Twitter_icon_for_status: Don't wanna pay $5 for a cup of coffee and need to get hyper? Give a listen to "Cynical Show". Smooth full... http://t.co/qdi998TAxM




  • Song Plays 6,482
  • Video Plays 105
  • Total Fans 5,274
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Q: When are you going to be playing live next?

A: Working on new material right now. Hope to be playing them live after they are worked out.

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