Author: Michael Frank

Founder, CEO and Producer of Earwig Music Company, Inc., a blues and roots label founded in Chicago in 1978 Music Business Consultant and Coach Life Mastery™ Consultant and DreamBuilder™ Coach - Certified by the Brave Thinking Institute Recipient of the 2008 Keeping the Blues Alive Awards - Manager/Agent Winner of the 2020 Blues Music Award - Historical Blues Album Cadillac Baby’s Bea & Baby Records – Definitive Collection, Earwig Music Manager and touring harmonica player for 37 years of two time Grammy Award recipient David Honeyboy Edwards, Delta Blues guitarist Harmonica player with Honeyboy Edwards at major festivals and venues worldwide, including tours in Europe, South America, Canada and the United States from 1978 to 2011 Harmonica player on recordings by Honeyboy Edwards, Louisiana Red, Les Copeland, Tim Woods and Albert Bashor Producer of over eighty albums of blues, jazz, storytelling and gospel for Earwig Music and other labels Co-Author of The World Don’t Owe Me Nothing, the oral history of David Honeyboy Edwards, who was honored by the Blues Foundation with the Keeping the Blues Alive Award in Literature. Documentary film producer of Six Generations of the Blues: From Mississippi to Chicago Blues documentary consultant Concert and blues club tour producer Judge of local, regional and international Blues Foundation sanctioned talent competitions Masters Degree social worker