Skopje Blues & Soul Festival 2012
Guru Hare and Marcus Malone Band (USA/UK)
Blues fans from Skopje and all around the Balkans have a nice chance to enjoy Skopje Blues & Soul Festival of 2012 that take place in Skopje on September 18th and 19th. Participants from local scene, USA, Great Britain, and Sweden will give inspired performances and proving their status on contemporary blues scene.
Gury Hare one of the most fabulous guitarist of local scene.
Marcus - from Detroit, Michigan - was first signed by Al Teller of United Artists Records (now EMI Capitol). Taking up residence in LA he recorded the classic heavy metal ‘Marcus’ album which was re-released on Zoom Records throughout Europe and the US in 2001. The band consisted of Gene Black - now guitarist for Joe Cocker; Sandy Genero - drummer for Pat Travers and Tim Bogart of Vanilla Fudge on Bass.
Marcus has performed at the Royal Albert Hall, Burnley and Colne Festivals in the UK; Harlebeke Blues Festival in Belgium; the Bospop Festival in Holland; Valdagno (Vicenza) Blues Festival in Italy; and various UK Art Centres and Blues Clubs.