I am currently playing with a great bunch of fellows in Close Enough.
I have been playing drums for nearly half a century. My professional career includes musical styles as various as funk, county, rock, pop and jazz.
I have performed with several touring acts and musicians including the Coasters, Eric Marienthal (of Chick Corea, and Al Hirt), Kim Manning (George Clinton), Michael Bliss, Kelly Bowlin Band, an Orange County Music Awards winner.
My Southern California stage experience includes large venues such as the Galaxy Theater, the House of Blues, Oceanside Pier Bowl, the Coach House, the Belly Up Tavern, Royce Hall, sharing the stage with renown bands including The Spin Doctors, Ambrosia, Rick James, Blasters, Brother, Tommy Flannigan Trio, Ella Fitzgerald, Dave Mason, America, Orleans, The Derek Trucks Band, Al Stewart, Jefferson Starship, Bob Mould, Savoy Brown, and more. Mark has recorded with the Kelly Bowlin Band (on Coach House Records), and Pat Shea (Full Force Recording Studios).
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Years of life experience
Years Experience: 47