Michael Lloyd, originally from Sydney Mines, NS, has been entertaining crowds and playing as a professional musician since the age of 14. As a young entertainer in the industry, he knew that he had to be versatile and quick on his feet which lead to many directions of influencers. Michael’s vocal and guitar style was heavily inspired by the classic / old country although his favourite guitar players were from 80s rock bands. Despite these influences, the first band that he was a long time part of was a Celtic band.
Michael Lloyd has been both the frontman and sideman and continue to enjoy doing both of these. As a freelance/session musician, Michael has been able to play with some great artists such as Bruce Guthro, JoJo Mason, Jason Price and is an active member in a one of Halifax’s favourite cover bands, Merimac. When Michael performs as a frontman, he will take you on a musical journey which will include stories of his favourite songs and the experience a hearing 12-string acoustic guitar in a way you’ve never heard it before.
Having over 300 songs in his repertoire, Michael is bound to please a crowd of any age. Putting a quarter in the jukebox has never been easier! With a captivating performance, Michael leaves the stage with you always wanting more.