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Marke Lester

Rank #225 US Des Plaines, IL Rock / Acoustic / Other


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Sounds Like: Neil Young and Crazy Horse, George Harrison, Pete Townshend, Tool, Trey Anastasio

Label: JacksHit/Markewerks

Manager: Marke Lester

Bio: Marke (silent ‘e’), from Des Plaines, IL, first began playing the viola at age 8, followed by piano at age 12, drums at 16 (although known to bang on various household things since 5), and guitar at 19. He has always sung throughout his life, whether in the bathroom, in the car, in church, and, l... See Full Bio

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Happy Friday!! Check out the final mix of Time Proves the Hero, & come out to see me with Cobalt & the Hired Guns tonight at Elbo Room!!

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Aug 8, 2008
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  • 2013

    Dec 27

    Chicago, IL, US | 7:30pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Fri Dec 27, 2013 7:30pm


    Jeff Brown and the New Black, also featuring West of Aldine and Andy Metz. 8 p.m. Jeff Brown goes on at 9.

  • 2013

    May 7

    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm
    Tue May 07, 2013 8:00pm


    Chicago Acoustic Underground "Singing For Your Supper" Songwriter Showcase Act One Pub, 1330 W. Morse Ave. Chicago, IL. www.actonepub.com No Cover – All Ages Ten songwriters from around the city plus one featured act will perform. The songwriter showcase is curated by Chicago Acoustic Underground, the original music podcast series at www.chicagoacoustic.net. CAU has been active for five years and regularly showcases original songwriters city-wide. Listeners welcome. Tuesday May 7, 2013 @ 8:00 PM 745 Maureen Brill 800 Kevin Lee http://www.reverbnation.com/kevinleethekings 815 Bethany Pozzi-Johnson 830 Eric Dinse 845 Jason Kluss 900 Hannah Frank Group with Victor Sanders, Meg Thomas, Ben E. Miller www.hannahfrank.net 930 Marke Lester 945 1000 Daniel Connolly 1015 CLEEMANN www.soundcloud.com/cleemann You MUST come out to hear this talented songwriter from Denmark, it's excellent pop music, take a listen and come see it live. 1045 Sarah Wong

  • 2013

    May 4

    Warrenville, IL, US | 9:00am
    Warrenville, IL, US
    Sat May 04, 2013 9:00am


    Chicago Acoustic Underground ("CAU") music entertainment adds to the "coffee shop" atmosphere with 7 flavorful acoustic acts performing live starting at 10am “Working with COFFEECon is helping satiate two of our greatest loves—music and coffee, and you can’t beat that” says Hannah Frank, CAU Publicist. “From as far north as Milwaukee, and from throughout the city, CAU has hand-picked music that coffee fans will enjoy.” Saturday, May 4th 9am-5pm IBEW Local Union 7012 28600 Bella Vista Parkway Warrenville, IL 60555 Tell people it's $5 off when they register with the promo code "CAU". REGISTER LINK TO SHARE WITH FANS http://coffeecon2013.eventbrite.com/ COFFEECon is a consumer coffee conference, for coffee lovers everywhere.

  • 2013

    Jan 8

    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm
    Tue Jan 08, 2013 8:00pm


    Part of CAU "Singing For Your Supper" singer-songwriter showcase.

  • 2012

    Dec 3

    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm

    Chicago, IL, US
    Mon Dec 03, 2012 8:00pm
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    Mark, I am loving this stuff you recorded with Phil and Jeff. It sounds great. Do you guys have an outside project together outside of the bands you are in??
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