This year Mike Rocket has accomplished an unprecedented feat – 1,116 consecutive days of electrifying livestream concerts. This remarkable world record odyssey spanned over three years across digital platforms like Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, and Youtube.
Mike Rocket's music transcends beyond the digital realm; it's a force for good. Many of these groundbreaking concerts united music lovers to uplift noble causes, including WhyHunger.org and various charitable organizations. Becoming a beacon of philanthropy, Mike earned the title of a WhyHunger artist in 2020, shining a light on the power of music to make a difference.
From mesmerizing livestreams to commanding live stages, Mike Rocket's artistry knows no bounds. His captivating presence has graced the grandest stages of renowned festivals, such as the Firefly Music Festival and SXSW. Sharing lineups with music's top luminaries, Mike Rocket stands shoulder to shoulder with industry giants.
His impact reverberates beyond the stage lights. In 2020, he secured his place at #98 on Pollstar's prestigious Top 100 Livestreamers list, a testament to his unparalleled talent and dedication. In a triumphant display of commitment, Mike Rocket continued his daily concert tradition in both 2021 and 2022, cementing his status as the sole artist to grace the stage every day for two consecutive years. Climbing the ranks, he soared to #63 and #81 on Pollstar's Q1 & Q2 Top 100 Livestreamers charts. A resounding milestone was reached in July 2021 when he skyrocketed to #25 on the weekly charts, his zenith in chart performance to date.
Mike Rocket's star has shone brightly on both national and international platforms. He's visited the TODAY Show 56 times, usually with a sign and his guitar promoting upcoming shows. His charismatic presence has enamored audiences. Beyond the screen, he has established his own musical realm at events like the Firefly Music Festival and GOVBallNYC. There, he sets up his personal stage, serenading passionate music aficionados and leaving an indelible mark on their hearts.
His magnetic performance of "Gotta Get To the Jersey Shore" is a mainstay on the iconic Summer Blastoff, hosted by the legendary Joe Nolan. This cherished tradition traces its origins to the Scott and Todd Show on WPLJ-FM, NY, and continues to thrive on WCBS-FM, NY, and 1071 The Boss FM, NJ. DJ Tom Kaminski frequently plays Rocket's songs on Montclair State University Radio WMSC 90.3. Mike remains a fixture at the Light of Day Festival, having graced renowned stages including the Stone Pony, BB King Blues Club NYC, Hard Rock Cafe, and City Winery.
Rocketing into the hearts of music enthusiasts, Mike's rendition of Bruce Springsteen's "Give The Girl A Kiss" and "I Wanna Be With You" frequently grace E Street Radio. His own creation dedicated to Steve Trevelise has found a nightly home on New Jersey 101.5, resonating with listeners and showcasing his extraordinary musical prowess.
"I'm Dreaming Of A Better World" (2023 AWL) is now out, Video out soon!