The go-to guy to put the Alabama Blues Machine horns together, Mike Lingo is a charter member of SuperJazz Big Band in Birmingham and a veteran of several other jazz ensembles as well as Dick's Hat Band with Ross Roberts. In classical music, he has performed with the Birmingham Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, the Tuscaloosa Symphony Orchestra and the Alabama Symphony, as well as small ensembles including the Renaissance Trombone Ensemble. He has performed in many touring Broadway shows including "Cinderella", "The Producers", "The Full Monty", "The Rat Pack" and "Chicago". Lingo has also toured with The Temptations, the O'Jays, the Four Tops, Mary Wilson, and has toured nationally and internationally with the O'Jays and with Dennis Edwards and the Temptations Review, including performances at the White House, the St. Kitts Music Festival, the Bermuda Jazz Festival and performances at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame.