Michael Atkinson (musician)

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Michael Atkinson
Birth nameMichael Atkinson
OriginAustralia
Genresrock, Australian folk
Occupation(s)musician, singer, songwriter, guitarist, composer
Years active1975-current
LabelsLarrikin
CBS
Epic
Columbia
Sony
Associated actsRedgum, John Schumann and the Vagabond Crew

Michael Atkinson is an Australian musician and composer. He was a member of Redgum from 1975–1987. While with Redgum he wrote many of the band's songs, and also contributed to the soundtrack of the film A Street to Die. After leaving Redgum, he worked as a composer on Australia films and television series, including the Russell Crowe film Heaven's Burning and popular police drama Blue Heelers.

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