Michael Boyette, a native Californian, is a self-taught keyboardist and guitarist. A skilled musician and songwriter, he has played keyboards with many well-known musicians including E.G. Kight and Tinsley Ellis. Michael’s blues band opened for headlining acts such as B.B. King and Lonnie Mack. Diagnosed with multi-system Atrophy (MSA), similar to Parkinson’s, Michael exhibits the physical symptoms related to his disease. However, Michael continues to create artwork, pen children’s books, and write music that steals the show.