Bob Dylan , Leonard Cohen, Townes Van Zandt, Mickey Newbury, Karen Dalton, Tim Hardin, Fred Neil, Bill Callahan
Mike O'Dowd was born in Melbourne, Australia. He has spent the past 5 years traveling and writing in Montreal, New York, Paris and Berlin. He released his debut double A side single (New Blue Moon/Annie Don't You Cry) in 2015 and has been touring and putting together his debut album ever since. Currently based in Melbourne, his debut album is set for release late 2019.