Mark Foggo

Mark Foggo

 Amsterdam, North Holland, NLD
BandRockPunk

Fast, melodic, high energy feel-good music.

Biography

MARK FOGGO makes fast, loud ,high energy feel-good music and is one
of the planet's best known names in SKA music, The fast, catchy songs and
electrifying performance are well known by audiences worldwide
Mark Foggo started his career at 14 years old by playing around the
London pub circuit, supporting himself with live pub gigs and the
occasional solo performance. Nothing could break his determination to
succeed in music, often taking odd jobs when the money ran out. Mark
wrote and recorded his first single ‘New Shoes’ and when it grabbed the
attention of Polydor Records, they offered him a contract . Through
Polydor he released his first full-length album ‘Speeding My Life Away’.
It was an album full of energetic, high powered, mindbending songs that demonstrated his inventive songwriting skills and musicianship. Mark
followed this up with the album, “Ska Pig” which was released by Link Records UK. MTV has called it a ‘classic and milestone’ in the genre. Since then, Mark Foggo has released a number of excellent CDs ,EPs and Singles on indie label Skanky'Lil Records and and over the years his songs have appeared on over a hundred compilation CDs worldwide.