Messick is a talented singer/songwriter who despite releasing strong original music is still most often identified by having written “Everclear”, which was of course made famous by Roger Creager. Messick released a fine collection of original tunes called
It’s a blessing and a curse to write one of the most revered and longest-lasting party anthems in Texas Music history. Just ask Ray Wylie Hubbard (re: “Redneck Mother”). Someone who can identify with that albatross is Mike Ethan Messick.