Mike Gordon

Steamroller Wheelies: A Restoration Convoy (2012)

Mike Gordon & Various Artists
Released: April 5th, 2012 (self-released)

Steamroller Wheelies: A Restoration Convoy is a compilation of collaborations between Mike Gordon and a smattering of fellow musicians; all of whom wanted to contribute to Vermont flood recovery.¬†The tracks were collected and compiled by Mike from various projects he’s either developed or participated in over the years. All proceeds from Steamroller Wheelies will be directed towards recovery efforts, to help restore Vermont after the devastating effects of Hurricane Irene in 2011.¬†Participating musicians include Phish bandmates Page McConnell and Jon Fishman, as well as Marco Benevento, Joe Russo, Chris Thile, Little Feat, Danny Barnes, Russell Batiste, Fonzworth Bentley, Scott Murawski, Oteil Burbridge and others.

“This is the stuff I always played people when they visited my studio. And there was never a good opportunity to share it with the world outside of that tiny oaken nook. So, I hope you enjoy these tracks… ” – Mike Gordon