Mike Miltimore


Oral History Information

Interview Date
Job Title
Passion Ignitor
Company Name
Riversong Guitars

Mike Miltimore's upbringing in his father's musical instrument repair shop, which evolved into Lee's Music in British Columbia, Canada, laid the foundation for his journey. Mike worked in the store growing up and developed a deep knowledge of the instruments and gear they sell, as well as meaningful relationships with several suppliers, such as Peavey and JBL. Collaborating with his father, they birthed Riverstone guitars in 2006, marking a significant milestone. Mike's deep ties to his community, especially his commitment to serving and preserving the musical heritage of the indigenous Canadian community, reflect his passion and empathy.