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Michael Angelo Batio

Michael Angelo Batio

Real/full name:
Michael Angelo Batio
65 (born Feb 23rd, 1956)
Place of birth:
United States (Chicago, Illinois)


Michael is ambidextrous and as such invented the double neck guitar to show off his impressive guitar playing prowess.

He's also known for having released a series of guitar instructional videos.


He is left-handed, but plays guitar right-handed.


Guitars (1984-1986, 1999, 2013), Guitars, Vocals (backing) (2021-present)

1985 Little Monsters Vocals (backing), Guitars (as "Mike Batio")
1985 Gotta Run / Wake Up the Neighborhood (Single) Guitars
1999 Wake Up the Neighborhood (Compilation) Vocals (backing), Guitars (as "Mike Batio")

Michael Angelo Batio

Guitars, Vocals (1993-present)

1995 No Boundaries Guitars, Bass, Keyboards, Drum programming
1996 Holiday Strings Guitars,Keyboards , Programming
1997 Planet Gemini Guitars, Bass, Drums, Percussion, Keyboards, Songwriting, Vocals (tracks 8, 9)
1999 Tradition All instruments
2000 Lucid Intervals and Moments of Clarity Guitars, Vocals (Track 4), Bass, Keyboards
2005 Hands Without Shadows Guitars, Keyboards
2006 " Performance " (Video) Electric , Acoustic & Double Neck Guitars
2007 2 X Again (Compilation) Keyboards, Guitars, Bass
2009 Hands Without Shadows 2: Voices Guitars, Bass, Keyboards
2013 Intermezzo Guitars
2015 Shred Force 1: The Essential Michael Angelo Batio (Compilation) Guitars
2016 Soul in Sight (Collaboration) Keyboards, Songwriting, Guitars
2020 More Machine than Man Guitars
(show all)


Guitars, Keyboards (2000-2001, 2004)

Jim Gillette

Guitars (1987)

1987 Proud to Be Loud Guitars


Guitars (1988-1993, 2016-2018)

1988 Demo 1988 (Demo) Guitars
1989 Freight Train (Single) Guitars (as "Michael Angelo")
1989 Long Way from Home (Single) Guitars
1989 O.F.R. Guitars
1990 Demo 1990 (Demo) Guitars
1992 II - H.W.D.W.S. Guitars, Keyboards
1998 Gunnin' for Glory (Compilation) Vocals (backing), Guitars, Bass


2018 Foxy Lady (Single) Guitars

Andy Martongelli

2014 Spiral Motion Guitars (lead) (track 6)

David Shankle Group

2007 Hellborn Guitars (lead #3) (track 13)


2021 German Steel Guitar solo (track 11)

Jacky Vincent

2013 Star X Speed Story Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Katrina Johansson

2005 Guitarsongs Volume 1 (EP) Bass
2007 Love, Surrender, Forgiveness (EP) Bass (track 4)

Maxxxwell Carlisle

2010 Speed Force Guitars (on track 8)
2015 Visions of Speed and Thunder Guitars (track 10)


2021 The Beginning (EP) Guest Solo (Track 4)


2012 A Lethal Dose of Truth Guitars (lead) (track 7)

The Beast of Nod

2021 Multiversal Guitar solo (track 9)


2006 Storm Alert Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Vivaldi Metal Project

2016 The Four Seasons Guitars (solo) (track 5)

Wayne Calford

2014 Shred Alliance Guitars (lead) (track 3)

Чёрный Обелиск

2006 Когда-нибудь (EP) Guitars (lead) (track 2)


1999 Wake Up the Neighborhood (Compilation) Executive producer (as "Mike Batio")

Katrina Johansson

2005 Guitarsongs Volume 1 (EP) Recording, Engineering, Mixing


2001 Orion - A Live Performance (Live album) Mastering

Michael Angelo Batio

1995 No Boundaries Producer
1997 Planet Gemini Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1999 Tradition Producer
2000 Lucid Intervals and Moments of Clarity Producer
2004 Lucid Intervals and Moments of Clarity part 2 (Compilation) Producer
2005 Hands Without Shadows Producer
2007 2 X Again (Compilation) Producer, Engineering

Morbid Angel

2009 Blessed Are the Sick Interviewee (DVD track 1) (as "Michael Angelo")


1989 Long Way from Home (Single) Producer
1989 Freight Train (Single) Producer
1989 O.F.R. Producer (as "Michael Angelo")
1990 Demo 1990 (Demo) Producer
1998 Gunnin' for Glory (Compilation) Producer, Executive producer
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