After hosting Local Licks, the Longest Running Local Music Showcase in Northern California. Located on Sacramento's Best Rock Radio Station 98.5 (98 Rock) for the last 10 years, Mark is now embarking a new mission to support, and excell local bands from anywhere in their quest to achieve their goals. Bands like Cake, deftones, Papa Roach, Oleander, Far, Middle Class Rut, Simon Says, and many more, have benefitted from support from people in Marks position. Mark Gilmore, has worked with the Nor Cal local scene for 10 years. "The scene is Hot right now, from San Francisco to Reno, from Modesto to Chico and every where in between, and now we are about to expand that to a global arena.