Mike has been playing guitar since 1988, Teaching guitar since 1996, & writing/recording music for the last 20 years. Mike has recently released a new single with his and Jason's band FuseBox. https://distrokid.com/hyperfollow/fusebox/daMY
Ruggirello has taught at a variety of locations. Nine years for Guitar Trader San Diego, One year at Rock 'N' Roll San Diego , & taught a Master Clinic for "GWP"(Guitar Workshop Plus) held at San Marcos state university. Stew Hamm, Paul Gilbert, and Rhonda Smith were alongside him.