Q#1: Are you a Bay Area Native? and if not, how long have you lived in the Bay? Mark: Oui… B-town forever baby… 45 yrs now. lol
Q#2: When did you start on the creative path you are currently on? Mark: when I was 18yrs old and I’ve been on my creative path to be the best musician & human being that I can be ever since.
Q#3: Where do you find your inspiration? Mark: from my Ma,the Ancestors, and Musicians who are here and who have passed on.
Q#4: What was the first piece of vinyl you ever purchased? Mark: I can’t remember my age (teenager I guess) but SUPER RHYMES by JIMMY SPICER,who happens to be on FB, and COUNT COOLOUT were my first. I bought them at Reids Records owned by Ms. Betty Soskin, a Rosie The Riveter who is 92 or 93yrs old and currently works as a tour guide. I bought them with a $10 dollar row of quarters lmao…
Q#5: Anything else you’d like to share? a joke/quote? Mark: “you can’t please everybody….it’s death if one tries to do so” AND “You are never as good as you think you are nor as bad as people say you are” both by drum roll………..SAMMY DAVIS JR 😉