His name is Mike Dobson, but his performing pseudonym is Mick Star, and hes hoping his songs which range in topics from ditties about LSD pioneers to unabashed homages to Steely Dan will someday help him quit his day job.
In Dobsons words, I work at Blue Cross in Philadelphia, so its hard to get my own music career going, but he says his unique self-marketing and diverse song stylings will, hopefully, lift him out of HMO hell.
Dobson offers full downloads of his MP3s on his website and collectively, his work is known as The Autobiography of Mick Star.
His dream is, in his words, To have the Dixie Chicks record one of my songs, either one called Helen or another called Soldier, which is an anti-Iraq war song.
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