Are You Markivated?

by Mark Banning

Released 2013
Rocktone
Released 2013
Rocktone
Creatively different, often quirky tribal guitar-driven rock, mixed with some humor.
NOTES
This album is the long-awaited follow-up to "Watts Up With The Passion!?" It contains a wider degree of variation and creativity. Some songs are heavy, some are humorous. Some songs are melodic. Many of these songs use out-of-the- ordinary scales to get new melodic ideas and chord structures. All of the songs feature Mark's uniquely gifted and spirited guitar playing.

You will find many influences, such as: Deep Purple, Jimi Hendrix, Rory Gallagher, Miles Davis, …
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Laid Back Instrumentals

by Mark Banning

Released 2016
Rocktone
Released 2016
Rocktone
Improvised and structured instrumental songs for electric guitars, bass & drums with roots in Blues/Rock & New Age/Ambient music.

Watts Up With The Passion?!

by Mark Banning

Released 2002
Rocktone Records
Released 2002
Rocktone Records
An hour of passionate guitar-driven hard rock & funk in a melodically original style, written with thought and humor that will capture your heart.
NOTES
Recording artist Mark Banning is a nationally known singer-songwriter and guitar virtuoso, performing to audiences as a solo artist, as well as sharing major venues with artists including The Scorpions, Deep Purple, Dio, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Heart, The Beach Boys, INXS, Foreigner, George Thorogood, and Weird Al Yankovic.

Mark Banning, with numerous bands, has been heard both on radio, on tour, and across the internet. Audiences and industry alike are amazed by Mark's abilities with his …
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Create Your Perfect Scene

by Mark Banning

Released 2013
Dreamtone
Released 2013
Dreamtone
Dreamy, ethereal, calming, euphoric music made from electronically enhanced guitar, zither, piano, bass, synthesizer & occasional wordless vocals.
NOTES
This music was designed to promote a peaceful, dreamy, ethereal instrumental backdrop for quiet activities, such as reading, relaxing, personal meditation, unwinding after a stressful day, or just putting on headphones and traveling far away. The mood is light, warm and colorful. There is no rhythm involved here...the music will just float you to your happy place.

Journey To The Light

by Mark Banning

Released 2014
Dreamtone
Released 2014
Dreamtone
Relaxing ambient music using processed electric guitar, zither (table harp) and ocean recordings.
NOTES
This album was originally released in 1985 on the now defunct Creative Sound label. It recieved national airplay on the Hearts Of Space radio program.