Mark Telesca is an American Songwriter / Singer / Guitarist and Bassist. He studied music at Florida Atlantic University and currently lives in West Palm Beach, Florida.
His “HOOK” oriented songwriting style and storytelling lyrics along with his expressive style of bass playing and powerful lead vocal is capturing the attention of music lovers everywhere.
Mark has released his first solo studio CD titled “Heavy Breathing” in January of 2015. His CD spent many months on steady rotation on SIRIUSXM RADIO (Bluesville). The CD is receiving rave reviews and reached the #5 spot on “”Blues Power Radio’s Top 30″” Blues Albums. He has had three singles off the Heavy Breathing CD that has charted on Blues 411 Baker’s Dozen of Blues. “”If You Got Enough Jack”” has reached #5 “” Cross the Dog”” has reached #2 and “”I Don’t Need Your Lovin’ Anymore”” has reached #1 !!!
Mark has also started a career playing solo acoustic guitar focusing on Pre-WWII blues, Americana and his own original music.He has since competed in his local IBC challenge as a solo artist. He has since competed in the International Blues Challenge (IBC) and was a semifinalists in 2017.
Mark is out gigging almost every night promoting his music. In addition to his hectic gigging schedule, he is the host of one of the most popular Pro Blues Jams in the Southeast. The Jam takes place every Monday at the Funky Biscuit in Boca Raton, FL. There are many touring artist who make it a point to spend some extra time in sunny Florida just to attend and hopefully participate in this high quality Jam.
As well as being a songwriter, singer, guitarist, and band leader, Mark is a touring bassist supporting many blues / rock artists.
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Mark Telesca's interview video
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