Paul Mark: Blood & Treasure

Paul Mark: Blood & Treasure
Title: Blood & Treasure
Label: CD Baby

The beat goes on...BLOOD & TREASURE is the highly-anticipated follow-up to Mark's celebrated 2006 release Trick Fiction. Barroom tested and road-weary tuff, the band weaves stellar songwriting and a smashing live band sound with blithe disregard for the tepid conformity of today's corporate music playlists. This is emotional, thinking-person's music that overlays a contemporary singer/songwriter sensibility on to the Americana legacy of blues, soul and raucous rock'n roll. BLOOD & TREASURE builds on Paul Mark's word-of-mouth legacy with that trademark live, no-holds-barred roots rock sound. Cut in Memphis, Tennessee at legendary Ardent Studios, the tracks were co-produced by Paul Mark and Jeff Powell (Big Star, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Afghan Whigs, B.B. King, The Bottle Rockets). This is Mark's seventh CD on the NYC-based indie label Radiation Records. BAND BIO Barroom tested and road-weary tough, Paul Mark & the Van Dorens carry on the tradition of live, no-holds-barred blues rock with a difference: original songwriting that goes beyond my-baby-left-me-clichés to cover contemporary turf. Biting, witty and ironic, Mark\'s original lyrics are head and shoulders above the hackneyed toss-offs of most contemporary acts. Hailing from New York City and touring up and down the East Coast for years in a beat-up van, Paul Mark & the Van Dorens are unforgettable to the thousands of fans who\'ve seen them perform. The band delivers an unsurpassed roar, a sloppy southern blues approach that slams into gear and violates every rule required for MTV rotation. Mark\'s top-drawer, finely-crafted songwriting is unsurpassed in the blues/rock idiom. Fierce guitar tones, reckless rhythms that relentlessly churn, caveman vocals that stop you in your tracks, these guys are rough, live and real.

1.1 Everything Is Nothing
1.2 Don't Get Me Started
1.3 Perp Walk
1.4 Raise the Roof
1.5 Lotta Things to Say
1.6 Let Them Talk
1.7 Feed the Machine
1.8 I'm Still High
1.9 Wrong Pair of Shoes
1.10 Extraordinary Measures
1.11 Ruff House

Paul Mark: Blood & Treasure

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