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Mike Park



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Hometown: San Jose, CA (USA)

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Though he began as a member of Skankin' Pickle, Park is most well known for his label, Asian Man with it's stable of well–regarded bands including Chicago favorites Alkaline Trio and The Lawrence Arms as well as plenty of bands imported from the Pacific like Polysics.

Besides his label, Park is also founder and organizer of numerous charities and events and a prolific solo artist who prefers to engage fans directly through series of basement shows and acoustic performances.

Related Bands

Skankin' Pickle, The Bruce Lee Band, The Chinkees

Reviews

Classics of Love / Mike Park live in Chicago

Classics of Love / Mike Park

live in Chicago (2009)

live show

Mike Park Challenging Me [7 inch]

Mike Park

Challenging Me [7 inch] (2008)

Simple Stereo

Mike Park / Pat Ford live in Chicago

Mike Park / Pat Ford

live in Chicago (2006)

live show

Mike Park / Colossal / Dan Potthast live in Berkeley

Mike Park / Colossal / Dan Potthast

live in Berkeley (2005)

live show

Kevin Seconds / Mike Park live in Berkeley

Kevin Seconds / Mike Park

live in Berkeley (2005)

live show

Mike Park North Hangook Falling

Mike Park

North Hangook Falling (2005)

Sub City

Alkaline Trio / Test Icicles / Mike Park live in London

Alkaline Trio / Test Icicles / Mike Park

live in London (2005)

live show

Mike Park For The Love Of Music

Mike Park

For The Love Of Music (2003)

Asian Man

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Interviews

Picture of Mike Park

Mike Park

Monday, February 28, 2005 at 5:31 PM (EST)

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