Mick Johnson


I'm a writer, producer and collaborator. My endeavour is to use The Heartland Collective to embrace the craft and energy of musical allies from around the world to produce a dynamic sound multifarious in flavour and breath, giving each song its own sonic identity. Come join me.






What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music gives me a whole new perspective on life, love and hate. It gives me strength and hope.

What is your music dream?

My music dream is to share my songs, collaborate with beautiful people, live and work as a musician...oh and world domination, obvs!

If you could change the world - what would you start with?


Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Elvis - Ain't Nothin' But A Hound Dog

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

NIN - The Cult - Metallica- David Bowie - Royal Blood

What inspires you to make music?

Pain, Love.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

Its all gonna be ok!

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

Like I'm floating.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

Need to get back to the basics!

What do you think of Drooble?

I don't know yet.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

The lack of local music scenes.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Fan, using musicians.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Its sad to say but a degree in Social Media.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

The Heartland Collective :-)