BIO

Born in Vienna and raised in Canada, Micah cut his teeth in the cabarets and jazz clubs of Toronto while still a teenager before joining A Capella Vocal group The Nylons in 1989. Recording & Touring with the guys brought Micah into the global music scene and a busy concert, TV and Media schedule throughout Europe, Asia and North America, introducing Micah’s rich soulful baritone voice to music fans around the world. 

Post Nylons has seen Micah launch a busy solo career touring the U.S.A. with his #1 international club hit "Welcome To My Head" and a return to a jazz-oriented style of his earlier years resulting in a series of critically acclaimed recordings including his most recent chart topping “New York Stories” (eOne Music). 

Micah is currently recording a new album “Vegas Breeze” which will transport the listener back to the days of legendary Vegas showrooms when the worlds top entertainers worked the strip: featuring songs first recorded by Tony Bennet, Nat King Cole, Mel Torme, Peggy Lee & Lena Horne. 

Micah is also a highly respected vocal coach and counts Emmy award winning actress Tatiana Maslany  (“Orphan Black”) among his many top level clients. 

For further coaching information please check http://www.singersplayground.com 

 

 

 

"Following his time with the a cappella act The Nylons, Micah Barnes has found his own voice, that of a highly personal singer/songwriter with a strong jazz sensibility."
- Montreal Mirror