Michael’s award winning soundtracks have been featured on PBS/CBC, Toronto Enviro/New York Indie Film Fests in the “Chased By The Light” documentary about National Geographic’s Jim Brandenburg’s 90 Day Photo Journey. Michael also received a regional Emmy for “Soaring On Mended Wings.” In 2013, Michael Monroe’s Log Cabin Concerts were featured in 2013 on KSTP TV’s Jason Davis’ ON THE ROAD, and in Cabin Life and Lake/Superior Magazines. The Star Tribune in 2014-15 presented his music as a soundtrack to their feature, “MN State of Wonders,” as well as in 2015 featured his Log Cabin Concerts in Grand Marais.
He’s recorded 11 albums of original music with one TOP Ten Star Tribune. Legacy funds were awarded Monroe for his 2 DVDs : “LIFE OF MY TIME” and “LOG CABIN CONCERTS” about the concerts hosted in his log home near Grand Marais, MN. Along with Moonshadow, A Tribute to Cat Stevens and his I Dig Peter Paul & Mary albums, Monroe’s 3 additional recordings “Folk Legends” pay homage to the many folk artists who inspired his music.
Michael’s music which reflects the MN North Shore and his soulful performance delights and inspires.