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Richard T.'s - Rockin' Funkin' Blues Revue / Bio

Native Austinite ,Mark MERCADO is back on top of his game,playing his Fender Strat. like there was no tomorrow. Mark has played/toured Europe with Blues Legend James Cotton, while living in Chi-Town for a couple of years. He has played with numerous Austin blues based bands & top musicians since the late 80's.Now, he is taking the helm & playing the Blues unlike anyone else around.

On the bass is long-time Austinite , Austin Music School instructor- long-time friend & all -around good guy, is Mr. Rob ROEDER. Rob goes back to the beginning of this Blues Project , first forming in 2007.

On the Drum-kit is former Austin Native-Richard ET TORRES,splitting his time between his home in northern New Mexico & his hometown Austin. He brings an original style of playing that keeps the beat thumping & driving.

-percussionist/vocalist/ Adrian Cardenas keeps the music lively with his improvisational percussion beats/licks.
He also adds a nice blending of vocals to the show as well.He comes from local party band Dysfunkshun Junkshun, whom he has played with for over 15 years.
Come join us on this musical odyssey from the "Live Music Capital of the World" - Austin,Tejas !!

**former Project members - ( Longtime blues bass player Appa PERRY has joined the group as well. Appa has recently played with local notables like Alan Haynes & Miss Lavelle White. His smooth,cool bass rhythms lay down the foundation for Mark to take U places never seen before.)

General Info

Band Members
Mark Mercado - Electric Guitar/vocals, Richard ET Torres - Drums/bkgrnd.vocals, Adrian Cardenas - Percussion/bkgrnd.vocals, Rob Roeder - Bass
Artist Name
Richard T.'s - Rockin' Funkin' Blues Revue
Home Page
Blues / Rock / Funk

Contact Info

Questa, NM
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