Mike Effenberger is a recording and performing artist who has been living in the Seacoast since 2007. He received the Young Beacon in Jazz award from New School University in New York City, from which he graduated in 2005.
Mike plays throughout New England with a variety of bands including Jazzputin and the Jug Skunks, the secular gospel choir Rock My Soul, OURBIGBAND, Dan Blakeslee, and many others, along with leading Weird Turn Pro in playing his original music. He plays nationally with Soggy Po’ Boys and internationally with Bing and Ruth. He appears on countless recordings, from independent releases to larger labels, including RVNG International and 4AD, and is also active as a producer.