Michael James Kittredge’s Journey
Michael James Kittredge was born in Holyoke, Massachusetts on February 1, 1952, the son of James Kittredge and Jean Golota Kittredge. When he reached age three, his family moved to the neighboring town of South Hadley.
Mike demonstrated an early aptitude for marketing and promotion; by the age of 13 he had seen The Beatles and decided to become a rock star. He devoted himself to learning to play guitar and made rapid progress; within a year he had organized his own rock band, the Bristol Curries. They played school dances, parties and the like, with Mike organizing the practices, booking the jobs and cultivating the musicians’ stage “look”.