Besides the drumset, MJ's passion for performance and musical expression includes bass, guitar, mandolin, solo acoustic guitar, and various percussion from Africa, India, Latin America, and the Middle East.

Almost twenty years of touring in the music industry, Michael Saint John has played and/or recorded with artists such as:

Tom Waits
Patrick Simmons (Doobie Brothers)
Larry Graham (Sly Stone, Graham Central Station)
Pat Travers
Spencer Davis
Michael Carabello (Santana, R&R Hall of Fame)
David Sylvan (Spinal Tap!)
& members of Big Brother & Holding Co.
Quicksilver Messenger Service
No Doubt
Gap Band

Additionally, MJ has shared stages with Jefferson Starship, Meatloaf, Spin Doctors, Tuck & Patti, Chemical Brothers, Burning Spear, String Cheese Incident, Spearhead, Mickey Hart, and many more.