The Double Barrel Blues Band just recently opened for the Fabulous Thunderbirds at the Watertown Fairgrounds Arena--An Amazing concert that left the people buzzing about the band-- catch some video clips here and stay tuned for a DVD release in july 2009!! http://www.vimeo.com/5269711
In collaboration with lawrence Fritt--Iowa University music professor--- i recieved a very strong endorsement...
In his words-----" You are a very beautiful guitar player. So much like Jimi in many ways. Thanks for carrying the torch".....
Radio DJ - johhny Keegan had these recent words about our concert with the Fabulous T-birds
"It's been years and you haven't changed! You sounded amazing and stole the show! I said that on the radio today. Just wanted to drop a line and say thanks for the opportunity to see you and Grimm again...Just amazing. Keep doing your thing..cuz your doing something right!"
All good things to you,
Listen to me on Tunes 92-5..Your Tunes..The best radio station ever! I am on from 2-7pm.Have a great day.
Be sure to catch marks band -Double Barrel Blues Band as they are quickly becoming a well recognized band not only in NEW YORK but all across the globe as they are being aired on many many blues radio programs in EUROPE and stateside
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Kansas City Jan 13, 2009 @ 1:08 AM
Mark, what can I say...you kick ass! Great Great Music!
Patti Courtright/Surf Diva
Moclips, WA Feb 02, 2009 @ 1:41 PM
Looking forward to playing your tunes on KXPB radio 89.1 fm . . Your Host On The Coast! (of Washington State that is)
You are all the best! Hope to get you to the Sun Banks Blues Festival in Eastern Washington soon.
Buenos Aires, Argentina Feb 19, 2009
Hi, we`d really like to play your music in our ten years old blues radio show from Argentina. I know your band sounds terrific!
All the best,
Blues Dj from Good Time Blues ( www.goodtimeblues.com.ar )
HBG. Pa. Jan 11, 2009 @ 10:01 PM
Mark, don't know how I found this sight but it is awesome to see you're doing so well. All the best to you. It's been a long time, do you even remeber me now that you are such a big deal. Take care
Mark cloutier has 20 years of experience playing blues in central new york..the former guitar man of dirty pool has played many major blues fests in past years-----notably, the new york state blues fest,chenango blues fest,massena springs blues bash,lake george blues blast,pendragon theatre,bike week in a-bay,iron block harley davidson 105th anniversary party and blues in the bay-alex bay n.y.,etc.....mark has been recognized in central new york as best guitar player in central new york blues magazine 1997,and also was nominated 3 years for best blues band(dirty pool) by the syracuse sammy award committee..mark also recently had his picture on the front cover of "the vacationer" 1000 island magazine to promote 2008 blues in the bay!!! you can read up on mark's online recording collaborations and press here at www.doublebarrelbluesband.com! the double barrel blues band just released "bad bad feeling" and you can catch the reviews on the above band web site!
Just recently the double barrel blues band opened up for the chris duarte group and left their blues stamp on a very receptive audience!!catch their video on band web site page!