Mike Roi grew up in Jupiter, South Florida, lived and was immersed for years after in the music scenes of Philadelphia and NYC. Now residing in Easton,Pa. Mike has been singing in bands since the age of 16 and has been pursuing his passion for the kind of soulful music he grew up with ever since. He has opened for such renowned acts as The Black Crowes, Midnight Oil, and Marilyn Manson. After releasing records out of Florida with Brother Grimm (TALES, Cabana Colony), then with his band Roi out of Philadelphia (Intergalactic Rodeo), Mike formed Roi and the Secret People. Phoenix is his first solo effort.