Mark Newman

"Aside from his own career, Mark has played with Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), John Oates (Hall & Oates), Bobby Whitlock (Derek and the Dominos, Jim McCarty (Yardbirds), Sam The Sham, Willy DeVille (Mink DeVille), Mark’s CD, “Empirical Truth” won best indie CD for the L.I. Blues Society in 2019."

Growing up in New York, Mark Newman’s musical journey has taken him around the world several times as both sideman and singer/songwriter. This ace stringman (guitar, lap steel, mandolin, dobro) whose warm and expressive voice sounds like an old friend. He put it all together on 2006’s “Must Be A Pony” (Danal Music, LLC). In 2010 he took a quantum leap forward with the stunning “Walls Of Jericho” (Sanal Music,LLC). In 2013 he released “Brussels”, a live acoustic CD. “Empirical Truth was released in 2019 (Danal Music, LLC, distributed by WBA Records). It won best CD from the Long Island Blues Society.
Mark has shared the stage with such Sam Moore (Sam & Dave), John Oates (Hall & Oates), Jim McCarty (Yardbirds), Willy DeVille (Mink DeVille), Bobby Whitlock ( Derek and the Dominos), Sam The Sham, Darlene Love, The Blues Project.