A consummate guitarist of over 30 years & graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music (Boston, MA), Michael has engineered & released 7 full length albums ranging from progressive metal, Spanish classical, acoustic instrumental & progressive electronica. His most recent album, ‘Muses’ is a collection of 9 love songs written & recorded across 3 continents over 2 years.
As a professional DJ on the international festival & club scene he combines DJing with electric guitar. He's scored numerous short films for NBC/Universal & SyFy Network, composed a Disney-favorited viral hit with 'Tumbleweed Tango', played lead guitar in the Broadway smash hit 'Wicked' & produced many instructional videos in partnership with Guitar World Magazine.
"This is one of the best and most original talents I've heard on the guitar in a long time. This guy has it all... inventive, technical and emotional." -Will Ackerman, Grammy Award Winner & Founder of Windham Hill
"Hewett signals the appearance of not only a guitar master, but a composer of quietly epic dimensions."
- John Diliberto, (ECHOES | National Public Radio)