mark black and the trips
Single: Leave Without A Trace + bonus track: Try Out on iTunes Nov 9th
Mark Black & the Trips are led by singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Black and also features Brendan McGlynn on bass and Seamus Devenny on drums and percussion. Mark Black’s musical credentials include two self-produced studio albums, a double live album and concert DVD featuring the 13 piece big band “The Roots Orchestra”.
‘Leave Without A Trace’, the second single from the album ‘Ghosts In The Fire’ features the power rock trio doing what they do best, with big drums, big guitars and powerful vocal harmonies. Mixed by Tommy McLaughlin from the Villagers and the video features epic big wave surfing scenes from the West Coast of Ireland.
No strangers to the gigging circuit Mark Black & The Tips have performed at Glastonbury Festival, Sea Sessions, Earagail Arts Festival, Enniskillen Arts Festival and have supported fellow luminaries such as Alabama 3, Paddy Casey, Mundy, Hot House Flowers, Jerry Fish, Brian Kennedy, Duke Special, Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford from Squeeze.
They have just announced a November National wide tour with dates listed below.
Fri 2 Nov – Roddens, Buncrana
Fri 9 nov – Boyles, slane (mark solo
Sat 10 Nov – Oyster Bar, Dunfanaghy
Thur 22 Nov – Whelans (Upstairs) with support Colour//Sound
Fri 23 Nov – Greenroom Live, Letterkenny w/ support
Sat 24 nov – cosy corner, Gulladuff, co Derry
Sat 1 Dec – Mullarkeys Bar, Clifden
Sun 2 Dec – Crane Lane Theatre, Cork