Marcus Machado & The Purpose Music Group Present “The Nu Vibe Renaissance Sessions” performing for the kickoff of the National Indie Soul Weekend with special guest Angela Johnson
Marcus Machado has been playing the acoustic guitar since the age of 2 and the electric guitar since the age of 4. His first performance was in kindergarten where he played “The Wind Cries Mary” by Jimi Hendrix on a guitar synthesizer. Marcus started playing professionally at the age of 9 years old. Mastering the keyboards, drums and bass he started by playing at local clubs throughout Florida and performing at charity benefits. He performed at The House of Blues several times and City Jazz in Orlando, Florida. As a young teen he was featured on CNN and several TV and radio shows. In December 2014, Marcus was named by Rolling Stone Magazine as The Next Young Gun. Marcus passion and love for music is not only heard when you listen to him but to see him perform only exemplifies he is truly a talent to be reckoned with.
In June 2015 he has been recording at Swinghouse Studios and touring in Los Angeles. He has also created his own signature Stratocastor guitar line named MM Guitars, and he is endorsed by D’Addario.