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MZ NEWS
2/6/15 - So I've noticed that I've been neglecting this News Section of the Website, so just "Like" my Facebook Music Page instead for all MZ News !! Thanks everybody !!! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mike-Zogaria/140850779298414

9/1/15 - COOL NEWS - The Mike Zogaria Band has been chosen to play the Music Is Art Festival with the Goo Goo Dolls !!! We go on at 8pm at the Kids Village Stage and play for 30 minutes !!! Free Show !!!

3/1/14 - So, after 3 and a half years of kick ass acoustic rock shows, Mike Vealey has decided to leave That Acoustic Duo to persue his new business. Our last show is Sat March 22 at Forestview,8pm, so come down to wish him all the best & make our last show a memorable one ! But don't be too sad, because I'm not goin anywhere ... my brother, Mark Zogaria ,will be taking Vealey's spot and we will now be calling ourselves The Zogaria Brothers !!! Our 1st show is Sat April 26 at The 33 Speakeasy ! Our songlist will be similar to That Acoustic Duo's & if you know the Zogaria Brothers ... we're gonna have a good time :)  https://www.facebook.com/zogariabros?skip_nax_wizard=true 

8/13/12 - So, yesterday was the 2012 WNY Local Music Awards and I'm happy to say I took home 2nd place for Best Original Male Vocalist (Pop/Indie category) & 3rd Place for Best Acoustic Artist. Thanks to Everyone that voted - Mike Vealey & I even got to close the award show @ Paradise Island/The Cove with a 40 minute set that was originally supposed to be all original music,but turned into cover tunes halfway through, ha - I'll do whatever it takes to make the crowd happy :)  So, keep comin to the shows, you're makin us feel right at home and happy to be doing this !

5/20/12 -  Hey Everyone, sorry I havent been updating my news that often ( very busy, in a good way ) but I have some cool MZ News ! - Cool MZ News - So, when I was 9 years old, my mom took me to Kmart to buy my first cassette and I picked Rick Springfield's "Hard to Hold" - he was my hero, - now, many years later (won't say how many, ha)  I am singing back-up on a NEW Rick Springfield song !!! Super Pumped ! The song is called "I Hate Myself" ( don't worry, song has a positive message ) and I don't know any release details yet - but I'll keep you posted ! 
     Also ,last night @ our show -I played my Brand New song "Never Leavin" for the 1st time,which went over very well , can't wait to record it, although it wont be on this next CD. Thanks for stoppin out everybody - we love havin you at the shows !! MZ

12/04/11 - My new single "Pistol" finally has a release date on iTunes and it's Tues.Dec. 20th !!  and it's only 99 cents !! "Pistol" has become a highlight and fan favorite at all my live shows & I'm really happy with the way it turned out !  I hope you enjoy this full band studio version produced by Mike Vealey & mastered by Anthony Casuccio ! It will also be on my first full length CD due out mid 2012 !!

   ALSO *** On Thursday Dec. 29th - tune in to 91.3 FM WBNY @ 7:30 pm to hear a half hour show featuring MIKE ZOGARIA (that's me) playing a couple songs live in the studio and a couple off of my CD, as well as interviews in between !!

10/16/11 - Tonight was the 1st WBNY Local Music Awards and I am proud to announce that I was a 4 time award winner !!!  ...
   2nd Place - Most Underrated Artist
   2nd Place - E.P. of the Year "Come Home"
   2nd Place - Best Song Lyrics "Make It Up To You"
   3rd Place - Best Solo Acoustic Artist
Thank you to everyone that voted for me and to Gret Burt & WBNY for organizing this event ! 
And Congrats to everyone else that won & was nominated - met alot of cool people,heard some cool music, & won some cool awards ! A great way to celebrate my 1 year anniversary on the scene !!!

7/23/11 - So, this coming Friday July 29th is the start of Suzanne Perry's Exposure Concert 2.0 - featuring 40 of some of Buffalo's best bands playing over 3 days @ Page's Paradise Island, and I was asked to be a part of it this year , and of course I said YES !  Mike Vealey and I will be taking over the outdoor patio stage from 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM !  Not only does it raise awarness for an important cause (domestic abuse) , it will also show us off to a whole new audience !! Should be a great weekend for us !

7/18/11 - The Nominees for the WBNY Local Music Awards have been announced and I'm nominated for 4 Different Awards !!! Best Solo Acoustic, Best E.P./cd - Come Home E.P. , Best Song Lyrics for "Make it Up To You", and Most UnderRated Artist. Go to https://www.facebook.com/wbnylocalmusicawards to Vote !! Thanks !!

6/11/11 - We played at The French Pub for the first time and had an amazing night ! The crowds keep gettin bigger , the songlist is gettin longer & we're havin more fun at every show ! Thanks to the staff & to everyone that came out - Hope to be playin there again soon !

4/23/11 - Tonight we played our first show @ Clarence Center Coffee ( great night for us ) , then we are taking the month of May off to get back in the studio, work on more of my 1st full length CD, learn some new cover tunes & get my new single "Pistol" ready for it's release on iTunes !!  We'll be playin out again in June - see ya then !!

3/13/11 -
    Played my first bar gig last night @ Town Pub opening for Hit N Run ! We got an amazing response from the crowd ! Thanks to everyone that came out to support us ! It was the most fun we've had at a show so far ! So, tell your friends and let's do this again soon, MZ