Mike Headrick Biography
Mike Headrick started playing professionally at age 21. He played in bands in Chattanooga, Memphis, and Mobile (Alabama) until age 26 when he became the bandleader of Louise Mandrell. During the time spent with Louise and following years , he was also a studio musician in Nashville, playing sessions when he was in town. During that time he met and backed many of the prominent country stars of the day such as, Marty Robbins, Dottie West, Shelly West, George Jones, Vern Gosdin, Melba Montgomery, Jerry Lee Lewis, Cal Smith, Whitey Shafer, Earl Thomas Conley, Conway Twitty, The Coasters, The Drifters, Waylon Jennings, Tommy Jennings, and Narvel Felts, among others.
In 1978, Mike came back to his hometown of South Pittsburg, TN, and opened Mikron Recording Studio, using his Nashville experiences to produce and record many artists on their way up the country music ladder of success such as Mark Gray, Eric Heatherly, Keith Harling, Mallory Hope, Shane Worley, Jacob Lyda, and Confederate Railroad.
In 1991 Mike began to produce albums on his old friend and band mate, Benny Berry. Benny quickly became one of the most popular country artists in Europe, Scandinavia, and Australia. This opened the door for Mike to produce and record popular artists from various countries outside the United States such as Robert Mizzell, Mike Denver, Bente Boe, and Derrick Mehaffey. He and his wife Teri, opened Country Discovery Records in 1997, which quickly found it's place at the top of International country music charts and remained a major contender in that market for more than ten years. Along the way, Mike became known worldwide for his producing, songwriting, and instrumental artistry. He is still today among the most notable pedal steel guitarists and has recorded more than twenty steel guitar instrumental CDs. He continues to produce and record at his Mikron Studio in South Pittsburg TN, where he plays various instruments on much of the music recorded there.
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