has been a fixture on the Americana/Folk music scene for 17
years. Non-stop touring landed the artist in theaters, clubs, radio, TV,
house concerts, festivals, and coffeehouses. Much of this was solo, much
it in a duo "Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart". A fine singer, musician, and
songwriter he is. In his performances expect stellar guitar work,
vocals, and thought-provoking songs. Interesting stories find their way
his show, too.
A career that has repeatedly taken Stuart to Europe, UK, Canada,
of the United States includes having begun in his native Nashville as a
teenage working musician. From membership in the Nashville Rebels (his
father's band that appeared in the Waylon Jennings movie "The Nashville
Rebel") to sideman stints for Steve Earle, Freddy Fender, Joan Baez, and
Steve Forbert he has NEVER STOPPED WORKING as an active musical force.
previous years the artist fronted rock/blues bands of his own that
notable guitarists Warren Haynes (Gov't Mule, Allman Brothers Band) and
Rawlings (Gillian Welch, Dave Rawlings Machine) serving HIM as second
Mark Stuart is celebrating his 50th birthday in January 2015 and
touring as heavily as ever. Audiences will find his usual material from
CDs and Stacey Earle/Mark Stuart CDs. But, they will also hear a special
toward the artist Paul McCartney for the calendar year. Mark will expose
which of his own songs were influenced by McCartney's style and include
of Macca's tunes, delivered in MARK STUART style!