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Mark Telesca


"Their big blues sound confirms they belong among the 
big names"

-Johnny Aruba, Hot House Magazine

Mark Telesca is an American, singer, guitarist and bassist. He has studied music at Florida Atlantic University and currently lives in West Palm Beach, Florida. Mark has toured all over the United States and many countries in Europe including Denmark, Norway, Poland, Germany and many more.


He has recently formed a new power trio along with former Buddy Miles’ guitarist Roderick Kohn and David Bertok on drums and vocals. 


The Mark Telesca Band currently performs regularly at many Music Festivals, Blues Festivals, City Events, Private Events and blues/music clubs on both the east and west coast of Florida on a regular basis. 


In addition to writing a performing their own music, Mark performs a wide variety of soul music, and blues.  The band is currently working on their next CD slated for an early 2020 release. 


Mark is very proud to be endorsed by Delaney Guitars. Delaney Guitars has built the Mark Telesca Bass Model. They are calling the bass the "TRADITION" model based on its traditional looks, feel and sound. It is currently available for purchase www.delaneyguitars.com 


In addition to his hectic gigging schedule, Mark is the host of one of the most popular Pro Jam’s in the southeast. The Jam takes place every Monday in Boca Raton, FL. There are many touring artists who make it a point to spend some extra time in sunny Florida just to attend and hopefully participate in this high-quality Jam. 


Mark has been the bassist for many Grammy Award Winning Artist as well as many Blues Music Award Winning Artists which include: Diunna Greenleaf, Johnny Rawls, Bob Margolin, Anthony Geraci, Jimmy Carpenter, Jason Ricci and many others. 

Testimonials

“"Mark Telesca's agenda is being met, by just being himself"”   

-Charlie Kaufman, WDNA 88.9FM


"Mark Telesca breathes fire!"
- Bill Meredith, The Palm Beach Post

"Lead vocalist and bassist Mark Telesca and his posse roar!"
- Blues Blast Magazine

Accolades & Awards

  • 2017 - International Blues Challenge (IBC) Semi Finalist
  • 2015 - International Blues Challenge (IBC) Semi Finalist
  • 2009 - Blewsy Best Song Award, "Livin' on Death Row"