Mark Cook Band

Mark Cook Band

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An award winning Blues/Rock guitarist, Mark Cook's virtuosity sets him apart from other players. Mark will captivate your audience whether performing original music from his three releases or a set of classic, guitar based, rock/blues, Mark is an act you will not soon forget.

Biography

Mark is as comfortable in a large concert setting as he is in a small club. Recently, he opened for rock icons, Little Feat and The Derek St. Holmes Band (formerly with Ted Nugent). He regularly plays large clubs and private/corporate functions to packed houses.

Mark's varied influences include Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eddie Van Halen, Randy Rhodes, Steve Vai and countless others altough his style and tone are uniquely his own. In August of 2006 Mark was featured in an article in "Guitar Player" magazine as a stand out among up and coming guitarists.

Joined on stage by musicians of the highest caliber, The Mark Cook Band is tremendously entertaining and a perfect choice for your event.

For more information, please visit Mark on myspace at www.myspace.com/markcookguitar

Discography

An Evening With The Blues - 2000
The Promise Highway - 2001
Blue Voodoo - 2006

All three releases have won "Best Blues Album of the Year" from the JP Folks organization (www.jpfolks.org). The title cut from Blue Voodoo also won Best Rock Instrumental Song of the Year as well and was recently pick to be in a movie soundtrack for a 2007 release called "Buried Alive".

Marks songs can be heard on XM and Sirrus radio

Set List

Depending on the venue, Mark's set can be completely customized from an all original music set drawing from Mark's body of work to an evening of great cover music sure to entertain the crowd