“ Mike Corbin put the” rock” in Rockland County” ( Eric Shepard-The Journal News)
“ Mike has the sound and the talent to have an impact on the music scene” (Clarence Clemons)
Mike Corbin is a vetran of the New York music scene. A gifted singer/songwriter,guitarist and producer,Corbin honed his craft in Nyack,NY. playing the local bar scene. Touring the tri-state circut,Mike was a regular at Kennys Castaways ( Greenwich Village) and touted a formidable band sound comparable to a folk/rock/country blend that “stands the test of time.”
In 1981 Mikes “She Got Free” was chosen to be on WAPP Rocks ( a compilation album) which included Bonjovi,Twisted Sister, Ten Thousand Maniacs and others....
His first record release in 1980 “Baby Its Cold Outside b/w Mercy Killing” was received with rave reviews touting its “ early morning juke joint jam “ sound as “authentic rock’n’roll”.
Corbin has played with many of musics legends. Mike Bloomfield,Springsteen,Clarence Clemons, Chuck Berry,Rodger McGuinn,Rick Danko,Levon Helm to name a few...
Currently Corbin is fronting “The Mike Corbin Band”, plays guitar with the world renowned oldies group Sha Na Na, is a member of the acclaimed tribute band, The “The Band” Band and plays guitar with Big Jim Wheeler and The Wheels of Fire.Corbin has a solo singer/songwriter career playing venues in the tri-state area.