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Mark Roberts Band: Bio

The current performing band plays original mainstream California Rock as well as Rock and Blues cover songs. The band features rockin' solos on guitar and keyboards with a dynamic stage presence.  They play up and down the coast from Santa Barbara,California. His CD's feature electric and acoustic music with lyrics about people,love, and events of the current times. He has worked with artist John Hiatt and producer Eric Gavin. The Mark Roberts Band : Mark Roberts- guitar,vocals Derek Hansen- drums and percussion Jan Garfinkle-keyboards Theo Jennings-bass guitar .

The Mark Roberts Band showcases Original Rock with occasional cover tunes to match the mood of the audience. The band plays Rock and Roll with Blues blending a powerful mix for dance and a satisfying palette for the listener FEATURING Dynamic Solos on guitar, piano, and organ. Mark’s original music leans into rock and blues, as well as playing classic cover songs from this genre. Mark found many influences in Indianapolis, Indiana where he grew up and played many club dates. Currently the four piece group has played at SOHO, The Lemon Festival, ROY, The Whale Festival, The Santa Barbara Solstice Festival, The Creekside Inn, El Capitan Concerts, Paradise Store and Cold Spring Tavern in Santa Barbara , California as well as Bernadette’s,The Star lounge,& Winelovers in Ventura, Ca. and The Deer Lodge in Ojai Ca.