Ken Leighton 1 p.m., Oct. 21
Sound description: Acoustic surf folk pop rock.
RIYL: Jack Johnson, Jason Mraz, John Mayer, Paul Simon
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Inception: Escondido, 2005
Influences: Jack Johnson, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Jim Croce, Billy Joel, the Eagles, the Beatles, Jason Mraz, John Mayer
Mike McGill was born and raised on the East Coast, relocating to San Diego in 1998. He began writing music in the mid ‘90s, but says he didn’t start performing until August, 2005.
McGill’s first CD Keep On was self-released in 2006. His 2009 album is Enjoy the Journey.