The band was ultimately dropped from the label, which prompted Feldman to attend Columbia University.  His prize was Peart's chrome Slingerland drum kit (colloquially referred to as "Chromey") that was used on early Rush tours and on the album, 2112. Hmm, it looks like we don’t know much about this artist. , After graduating from Columbia University, Feldman worked at Sony Music in a variety of marketing roles at its subsidiary labels. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. At the tender age of 11 he began an artistic journey inspired by such musical greats as Grover Washington Jr., Earth Wind & Fire, Sonny Stitt and Kool & the Gang.  In the early to mid-2000s, he worked as the Vice President of Jazz Marketing for Columbia Records. On his latest single “A Place for You,” he lays back a bit, exploring a more sly and sultry approach to pouncing on the heart. Scrobbling is when Last.fm tracks the music you listen to and automatically adds it to your music profile. Felton draws on a wealth of influences from Jazz to Gospel and at the tender age of 11, he began pursuing a musical pathway that was inspired by such artists as Grover Washington Jr., Kool & The Gang and Earth, Wind and Fire…. Find similar music that you'll enjoy, only at Last.fm. By the time he graduated from high school, Felton had received numerous awards for his musical excellence including a scholarship to Texas Southern University in Houston. Feltham is a long-term member of the British rhythm and blues band Nine Below Zero, and Rory Gallagher's band; and is often used as a session musician. , In 1987, Feldman submitted a drum solo to Modern Drummer's first ever drum solo competition. Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. While attending TSU, Felton played in the school…, This multi-faceted musician is a native of Chicago, Illinois and has made a name for himself as one of the smoothest saxophonist around! Food Bombers - Allied Operations Behind German Lines, Netherlands 1945 , In 2006, he quit his job at Columbia Records to refocus on drumming. Listen to music from Mark Allen Felton like A Place For You and Ooo Wee. A Chicago native, saxophonist extraordinaire, Mark Allen Felton aka Panther drew upon a wealth of influences from Funk to Jazz to Gospel. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. His 5th CD “Soul Real” will soon be released. Mark Feltham (born 20 October 1955, Bermondsey, Southwark, London) is an English musician, best known for his harmonica playing. T: 310-550-4245 E: Chris_Smith@icmpartners.com. , Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Nine Below Zero - South Banks Show (1981)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mark_Feltham_(musician)&oldid=964347009, BLP articles lacking sources from July 2014, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 June 2020, at 23:50. A Chicago native, saxophonist extraordinaire, Mark Allen Felton aka Panther drew upon a wealth of influences from Funk to Jazz to Gospel.  He attended Cornell University where he studied economics and also played drums in a student band called The Naked Eye.  In 2009, Feldman took Neil Peart's "Chromey" drum kit he won in 1987 out of storage, had it restored, and sold it on eBay for $25,000. Doing my best!". He rented out a drum studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn and practiced there 7 hours per day for nearly 4 years. The group toured together and recorded an album at John Mellencamp's studio in Bloomington, Indiana. "I strive to deliver my best every time I play, that is what is important to me!  Feldman was also mentored by drummer, Kenny Aronoff, at that time. This extraordinarily gifted artist has had the honor of sharing the stage with some of the most revered artists and musicians in the world of smooth jazz and R&B including: Al Jarreau, Patti Labelle, Gerald Albright, Bobby Womack, Billy Preston, Janelle Monae and many others. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. , In February 2019, the band released a 3-track EP called The Sybil EP on Mutant Cat Records. Leave feedback. Start the wiki, Do you know what kind of music this is? The Drum School", "Will Lee, Oz Noy, Adam Klipple, and Mark Feldman Announce New Band, LEVEL5, and Debut Album", "STEREO EMBERS VIDEO PREMIER – "Swagger" from the Mark Feldman's LEVEL5 'Sybil EP' feat. The band released its debut EP, The Sybil EP, in February 2019 on Mutant Cat Records. Greaves also stated that Feltham had been playing in his bedroom for 11 years, but had given the instrument up for a time before joining Nine Below Zero, his first band. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. After completing his undergraduate degree in 1984, he later earned an MBA from Columbia University. He is currently the drummer and leader of the four-piece band called Mark Feldman's Level5. He first started playing drums when he was 13. Listen to music from Mark Felton Productions like When Britain Nuked America....Twice, … Do you have any photos of this artist? A prolific composer, Mark Allen Felton has written several hundred songs including the theme song for the nationally syndicated radio program “Radioscope” and the theme song for comedian Michael Colyar’s comedy special. Felton currently resides in Los Angeles California. Mark Feldman is an American drummer, drum educator, entrepreneur, and former music executive from Manhattan, New York. In addition, when he joined he did not know how to play through a microphone or what an amplifier was.  In 2016, Feldman started the progressive rock band called Mark Feldman's Level5 whose first EP release features Feldman himself on drums, Will Lee on bass, Oz Noy on guitar, and Adam Klipple on keys. The contest was judged by Rush drummer, Neil Peart. Mark Feldman is an American drummer, drum educator, entrepreneur, and former music executive from Manhattan, New York. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Mark Felton at the Discogs Marketplace. Felton draws on a wealth of influences from Jazz to Gospel and at the tender age of 11, he began pursuing a musical pathway that was inspired by such artist…, This multi-faceted musician is a native of Chicago, Illinois and has made a name for himself as one of the smoothest saxophonist around! At the tender age of 11 he began an artistic journey inspired by such musical greats as Grover Washington Jr., Earth Wind & Fire, Sonny Stitt and Kool & the Gang.