If there is a modern folk-pop artist who has seen the harsh realities in life, it is Michael Lane himself. As a US soldier in his twenties, sent to Iraq and Afghanistan, Michael was forced to live at cruelty . Successes such as two top 50 songs in the German charts, four albums, international tours and the single "Liberty" as the official song of the 2015/2016 Four Hills Tournament, Europe’s biggest international ski jump event, have made Michael Lane, a German-American, known to the public. In addition to his work as a musician, Michael Lane is currently also active as a songwriter for production music and as a music producer in his remote "Studio Waldblick“.
"I'm very excited to be releasing 'Moon & Sun', especially at times like these when I think we need nature the most. When I sing „I am the Moon and I am the Sun“ I mean it spiritually. The sun and the moon are a part of ourselves and not just things that move in space. " - Michael Lane
This is an upbeat, optimistic track, calling for the summer. Lane's warm vocal brings consolation and the belief in the good outcome of things. He showcases his vocal range in the second verse, you can feel the emotions he puts into the song. His honest lyrics will without doubt touch the soul of the listener. This is an easy-to-listen-to kind of song yet you have to read between the lines to get the true meaning.
"I'll never forget where I come from"