About Mike Dangeroux

Mike was born in Chicago Illinois. Mike graduated from the Berklee College of Music. He has been hailed as one of the top guitarists in the world. He performs a variety of musical genres, from classics to contemporary hits. His band offers over 500 popular songs in their repertoire along with original work.




The Mike Dangeroux Orchestra

Mike Dangeroux – Guitar, Vocals
Walter Harrington – Bass
Casper – Drums
Wes Dziedzic– Keyboards
Tony Herrera – Trombone
Leo Milano – Saxophone
Ryan Thielman– Trumpet
Dion Williams – Vocals
Anji Brooks – Vocals
Inetta Visor – Vocals
Charles Beadle – Vocals, Bass

The Tropics Reggae Band

Chaka B. – Lead Vocals

Mike Dangeroux– Guitar, Vocals

Wes Dziedzic– Keyboards

Walter Harrington – Bass

Casper – Drums


Dangerous Mike Music has performed for The Mayor’s Office of Special Events, The American Cancer Society, The Museum of Science & Industry, The Chicago Historical Society, Urban Gateways (Center for Arts Education), The Chicago Park District,Revionics, Cosley Zoo, Museum of Contemporary Arts, Graves Hotel, Brookfield Zoo, UL, Sara Lee Co., Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Martin’s International, The Union League, Power Construction Company, Executive Productions, DePaul University, Columbia College, Illinois Wesleyan University, Empress Casino, Navy Pier, Harrah’s Casino, Rosebud Casino, Blue Chip Casino, Wyndham Hotel, Palmer House,Big Sound Music, Herbal Essence, The Urban League, Vista, Avnet, Duke, Cygnus, Fleetmatics, American Digital,Northwestern University, The Lyric Opera House, Traverse City Opera House,Waldorf Astoria, Scranton Gillette Communications and many more.


We have performed with The Commodores, Bennie Man, Regina Belle, Barrington Levy, The Wailers, Yellowman, Albertina Walker, Johnnie Coleman, Luther Allison, Roosevelt “Booba” Barnes, A.C. Reed, Jeff Healy, Shemeika Copeland, Third World, Betty Lavette, Edgar Winter, Lonnie Brooks, Dorothy Donegan, Larry McCray, Michael Angelo, Dee Snider, Donald Byrd, Roy Ayers, Ronnie Laws, Lonnie Liston Smith, Dionne Farris, Kool Moe Dee, Denise LaSalle, Clarence Carter, Cicero Blake, Floyd Taylor, Bobby Slim James, Nolan Struck, King Eddy, Johnny Twist, Ruby Andrews, Alvin Cash, Charles Wilson, Nellie Travis, J.W.Williams, Lindsey Alexander, Ric Hall,Rico McFarland, Vince Agwada, Ron Prince, Shirley King, Shirely Johnson, Joanne Graham, Joanna Connor, Chris Beard, Clarence Simien, Living Colour, Big Time Sarah, The Magnificents, Sonny Seals, Bobby Christian, Ron Steele, George Freeman, Elvira, Nancy Wilson, Johnny Frigo, Tom Jones, Lucky Boys Confusion, Vasti Jackson, Kenny Neal, Mississippi Heat, King Sunny Ade, Koko Taylor, Slighty Stoopid,

Born Jamericans, Max-a-Million, Smokey & The Seventh Seal, Aswah Greggori & The Enforcers, Shinehead, Frankie Paul, Big Youth, Junior Reed, Everton Blender, Mikal Rose, Hopeton Lewis, Apache, Papa Michigan, Gigsy King, Ninja King, Daddy Screw, Junior Braithwait, The Marley Family (Ziggy, Stephen, Julian, Damien “Jr.Gong”, Rita) Stephen Segal, Sugar Minott, Half-Pint,Bernie Mac, Otis Clay, Zeleke, Eric Sardinas, Tommy Castro, Toronzo Canon, Buddy Miles,Eric Gales,Jellybean Johnson, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Nora Jean Bruso, The Dixie Chicks,Buddy Guy… just to name a few.


Some of the local venues we’ve played are The Peninusula Hotel, Cellular One Field, The United Center, Sears Tower, The Chicago Historical Society, Monmouth College, Lyric Opera House, Monona Terrace, Hyatt Regency, The Kingston Mines, Clearwater Theater, Reservation Blues, Blues Bar, Papa G’s, Galleria Marchetti, Hotel Indigo,Hotel Palomar,McCormick Place, Renaissance Place, Illinois Wesleyan University, University Park Golf Club, Carriage Greens Country Club, DuSable Musuem, Niles Public Library, The Botanical Gardens, The Museum of Science & Industry, The Taste of Chicago and Soldiers Field.


Appeared in the 2000 movie Return to Me that was directed by Bonnie Hunt and starred David Duchovny, Minnie Driver, Carroll O’Connor, Robert Loggia, Bonnie Hunt, David Alan Grier, Joely Richardson, Eddie Jones, James Belushi, Marianne Muellerleile, William Bronder, Tim O’Malley & Mike Dangeroux (as an extra)!It was filmed in Chicago in 1999, and released in April 2000.


We have been on Fox TV, WGN,Canadian TV & PBS.


The Mike Dangeroux Chicago Rock Band has provided Chicago Wedding and Corporate Event entertainment for hundreds of more than satisfied clients.
We have performed in Calgary Alberta, Edmonton CA, ON, Holland, France, Belguim, Jamaica, Addis Abba, Ethopia, Puerto Rico, NY, KY, MA, MI, OH, MS, MN, HI, MO, WI, LA, IN, IA, OK, NM, SD, TX, CO & of course Chicago Illinois. Check us out for quality entertainment you will remember for a lifetime! We also provide professional DJ services. You can also find us on PartyBlast.com.