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Mark Karan

Mark Karan

Rock / Jam Band / Americana Fairfax, CA  US
Annie Don't Lie
Annie Don't Lie
Leave a Light On
Leave a Light On
Bait the Hook
Bait the Hook
Walk Through the Fire
Walk Through the Fire
Love in Vain (w/ Delaney Bramlett)
Love in Vain (w/ Delaney Bramlett)


Deal-Mark Karan, Phil Lesh, Neal Casal, Jon Graboff, Adam MacDougall, Joe Russo


  • Fri

    Feb 13

    Mill Valley, CA, US | 8:00pm

    “from love songs to murder ballads: celebrating the union of friday the 13th & valentines day”... an evening with mark karan featuring victoria george, with special guests sunshine becker, jason crosby and more… MK’s “buds” will be: robin sylvester (ratdog), danny eisenberg (ryan adams, mother hips), mookie siegel (NRPS, david nelson band) & john hanes (great drummer, hates “name dropping”)

  • Thu

    Jan 29

    Redwood City, CA, US | 8:00pm
  • Fri

    Jan 23

    Denver, CO, US | 8:00pm

    Terrapin Flyer with special guests Melvin Seals (JGB), Mark Karan (Ratdog), Wavy Davy (Cornmeal) and up and coming Colorado favorites Barrel House String Band.

  • Fri

    Jan 2

    Chicago, IL, US | 12:00am
  • Thu

    Jan 1

    Chicago, IL, US | 12:00am


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Sounds Like: Little Feat, Ry Cooder, Grateful Dead, Elvis Costello, Bonnie Raitt

Label: Quacktone Records

Manager: Maile Hatfield

Bio: Mark Karan is best known for performing with the extended Grateful Dead family. For the last twelve years, he has anchored the lead guitar slot in Bob Weir & RatDog, playing hundreds of shows to thousands of fans year-round. Before crossing over into the land of the Dead, Mark worked his guitar...See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: great 1st day of recording at panoramic studios for my new record... this place is AMAZING & we're havin' tonz o'... http://t.co/1kYNv2IXHf

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Q: when ru coming back to florida

A: i'd love to. i haven't been able to tour much with my band. it's very expensive to fly, rent vans & equipment, get hotels & pay the musicians and venues aren't paying a lot... i hope that changes soon.

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