Michael Haggins is a Bass Player/Songwriter born in Pasadena California and began playing music in his early teens.
Having studied music at Pasadena City College Michael has worked and recorded with many artists while also working in the Network Television Industry.
Michael has worked for NBC,ABC,CBS, and continues to produce his special brand of original music with his own sound.
Influences include Stanley Clarke, Isley Brothers, George Duke, Earth Wind & Fire, and many others.
Michael charted on smooth jazz radio with his debut CD "Daybreak".
Daybreak has been featured on Los Angeles Television Station KTLA 5 Morning News Show.
Michael’s laid back style is funky and smooth, a compelling vibe for music enthusiasts.
From funk to smooth with a taste of old school.
Veteran Sax player Jimmy Roberts and Guitarists Mike Miller & Darrell Crooks are also featured on Michael's music.
Both CD's Daybreak & Traffic offer a solid collection of great music well worth your investment.
Michael’s music is being broadcast in both Daytime and Primetime Television on "Raising Hope" Fox Television 2010, and The Weather Channel's official August/September playlist 2010.
Traffic has been featured on Top 20 Countdown airing on major network radio stations including KTWV 94.7 the wave in Los Angeles.
Traffic was also selected in Smooth Jazz News Magazine as one of it's Top 10 CD Picks Best of 2009 December issue.