San Antonio Texas native Dillon (aka Mike D) is a percussionist, vibraphonist, bandleader, vocalist and songwriter. a member of Critters Buggin, Les Claypool's Fancy Band and Garage A Trois, he has performed with Ani DiFranco, Galactic, Brave Combo, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, Marco Benevento and New Orleans musicians Kevin O'Day, Johnny Vidacovich, James Singleton and more.
During the 1980's Mike Dillon also performed with local Dallas and Denton favorites Ten Hands. Mike Dillon has founded and led Dallas-based Billy Goat, Kansas City-based Malachy Papers and Austin-based Hairy Apes BMX (HABMX).
Mike D is currently touring with Les Claypool's' Frog Brigade, The Black Frames, Hairy Apes BMX, and Critters Buggin. His recording credits include Brave Combo, M.C. 900 ft. Jesus, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, and Karl Denson to name a few.