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Michael Stanley and the Resonators

Michael Stanley of the rock band Michael Stanley & the Resonators has had a music career spanning more than 40 years. He played with the bands Silk, Michael Stanley Band, the Ghost Poets and Michael Stanley & the Resonators. His hits include “He Can’t Love You” and “In the Heartland” which made the Top 40 Billboard. After the Michael Stanley Band broke up in 1986, Stanley began performing with his latest band, the Resonators. Their setlist includes old favorites and clever covers interspersed with fresh originals. Stanley’s most recent albums include Shadowland, The Hang, The Ride and The Job.

In addition to his music career, Stanley is the afternoon drive disc jockey for Cleveland radio station WNCX. He was the co-host of PM Magazine on Cleveland television’s WJW from 1987 to 1990.