Michael Peterson

With over 2500 performances in 19 countries during a unique career that spans over 30 years, Michael Peterson has had the good fortune to be:

* A million selling, Grammy nominated, country music star whose songs have hit #1 on the charts five times including: the fourth most popular Country

 

wedding song of all time “From Here To Eternity and the iconic “Drink Swear Steal & Lie.”

* A songwriter for the stars with the unusual good fortune to have had his compositions recorded by Hall of Famers and Grammy winners in Country,

 

Rock, Pop, Gospel and Latin including Travis Tritt, Timothy Schmitt of The Eagles, Pop Superstar Deniece Williams, The Imperials and Bacilos.

* A contributing author for 8 books, including the #1 New York Times best selling "Chicken Soup For The Soul" series.

* The recipient of numerous distinguished public service awards including the prestigious Bob Hope “Spirit of Hope” medal from the USO following his

 

11 tours and over 150 performances for Service men and women deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan and South Korea

He and his wife, Army Women’s Hall of Fame inductee, COL Jill Chambers U.S. Army (Ret) have a home in Las Vegas and recently resided 10 months of

 

the year in Branson Missouri where Michael was leading an All-Star cast as the Musical Director for the #1 rated concert experience in Branson “RAIDING

 

THE COUNTRY VAULT.”   Together, they have 3 daughters and a dream life.

Raised in the legendary Bakersfield, California music scene, Jason "JJ" Ford has worked for over 20 years in country & rock music as a road manager, manager, talent broker and venue owner as well as in music video programming on Brighthouse Cable and the WB Network. JJ has worked with some of the biggest acts in  music such as:  Keith Urban, NURAL, Josh Gracin, Darryl Singletary, Rhett Akins, Tyler Farr, Wade Hayes, Emerson Drive, and Blake Shelton, just to name a few.  He has worked in Los Angeles, Bakersfield and Nashville.

JJ is a certified graduate of Harvard Business School in Sustaianable Business, as well as course study in Contract Law, Data Science and Music Business.  He is a recipient of the Bakersfield Mayors Service Award as well as the National Hilton Hotel Entrepreneur of the Year Award.  JJ lives in Bakersfield, CA  with his family.

JASON "JJ" FORD

​Artist Relations

Business Affairs

Johnnys live event production Credits. He has served in full-time and freelance capacities as Audio Systems Tech, FOH/Monitors, LED-Wall Tech, Camera Op, and Project Manager on the East and West Coast. 

His live show credits include talent like John Legend, Taylor Swift, Pitbull, Snoop Dogg, and Marshmello. 

Vasquez started out in audio recording in 2012 working primarily with songwriters and churches in Visalia, CA.  In 2014 he relocated to Hollywood to study audio engineering and break into the recording industry. There he gained mentorship from A-List studio engineers which prepared him for a role in commercial music.

  Johnny lives in Viasalia, CA with his family.

 

JOHNNY VASQUEZ

Sound/Light Director

Social Media Director

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