Michael Houlihan aka Mickey
From the moment they met Mickey and Bob bonded through a common creative philosophy. Bob consults with Mickey on most Tolstar projects and Mickey practically built the Tolstar/Goat house studios. Everyone who knows Mickey loves him. Heres just a few of Mickeys acumens:

Michael Houlihan


Grammy Music Award: Best New Age Album, 2009. Producer/Engineer- Prayer for Compassion/David Darling.

Teacher at Naropa University- Recording Arts, 2008-Present

Digital Poets- Founder and President, 2006-Present. A school for audio and video students, providing weekly courses in recording, video editing and recording software.

Looking Glass Arts- Co-founder and Co-director, 2005. A non-profit organization providing filmmaking educational/instructional programs for high school students.

Recording and studio experience:
Wind Over Earth Production Company- Founder and president, 1979 -Prensent. Company providing studio design, studio equipment, training and consultation.


Oceanic Preservation Society- Location Sound Engineer, 2011-Present (makers of film documentary- The Cove) Recording Locations: United Kingdom, Mexico, Japan, Coastal USA (multiple locations).

Jean Houston- Live Sound and Music Support, 1988-1995. Egypt Travel Expedition 1991

Grace Design- Co-founder of Grace Design- Audio Manufacturer, 1984 and Grace Design News Letter starting in 2004

The Paul Winter Consort- Remote Recording Engineer, 1979. Expeditions: Baja Mexico 01/1979. British Columbia 08/1979. Grand Canyon 1980, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1995,1997, 1990. Crestone, Colorado 2008.

KGNU Radio- Part of group that launched KGNU Radio Station Recorded weekly music shows and provided location recordings.