News Archives: 2011

Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Der Steiger Award

Mark is among this year’s recipients of Germany’s Der Steiger awards. The award comes in the Music Category and will be presented at a ceremony to he held in Bochum, Germany, on the 12th of March. The Der Steiger awards are presented to those who have made outstanding contributions in a variety of categories including film, sport, media and music


Mark And Bap Kennedy

Mark has recorded an album with Bap Kennedy in London. The record features the following musicians:

Ian Thomas – drums
Glenn Worf – bass
James Walbourne – guitars
Guy Fletcher – piano, keyboards
John McCusker – fiddle
Mike Mc Goldrick – whistles

4 Nov 2011 – Update: Bap’s album, The Sailor’s Revenge, will be released on the 30th of January, 2012. Mark plays guitar on seven tracks – Shimnavale/Working Man/No More/Please Return To Jesus/The Sailor’s Revenge/The Right Stuff/Celtic Sea – and backing vocals on Celtic Sea.