Vivascene

Randall Parrish

"The combination of Telesca’s vocals and his stylistic acoustic guitar lead really hits home hard. Both undertakings are performed in a fine as wine style that reminds me of the tones evoked by the fingers and vocal chords of Jorma Kaukonen"

 

Professor Johnny P's Juke Joint

"Telesca is known for his acoustic work and he’s one of the guys responsible for giving South Florida a reputation for good blues"


Blues Radio International

Jesse Finkelstein

"With respect for tradition and a dash of creative genius, Mark Telesca plays some of the most compelling acoustic Blues you will hear today”

 

WDNA 88.9FM

Charlie Kaufman

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

 

Making A Scene  

Richard Ludmere 

"Telesca’s clear vocals are impressive but it’s his songwriting that will hook you"

 

MARK TELESCA

 

Mark Telesca is an American Songwriter, Singer,  Acoustic guitarist and bluesman.  He studied music at Florida Atlantic University and current lives in West Palm Beach, Florida. His “Hook” oriented songwriting style, storytelling lyrics, combined with his expressive finger style guitar playing and powerful lead vocal is capturing the attention of blues lovers everywhere.   
Mark has released his first solo studio CD titled “Heavy Breathing” in January of 2015. His CD spent many months on steady rotation on SIRIUSXM RADIO (Bluesville). The CD received rave reviews and reached the #5 spot on "Blues Power Radio's Top 30” Blues Albums. He has had three singles off the Heavy Breathing CD that has charted on Blues 411 Baker's Dozen of Blues. "If You Got Enough Jack" has reached #5” Cross the Dog" has reached #2 and "I Don't Need Your Lovin' Anymore" has reached #1 !!!
Mark is out gigging almost every night promoting his music. In addition to his hectic gigging schedule, he is the host of one of the most popular Pro Blues Jams in the Southeast. The Jam takes place every Monday at the Funky Biscuit 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. 

 

Influences are: The Delta Blues, Gospel Music and Memphis soul.


 


 

Date Event Location
Mark Telesca Band Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458 Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458
Mark Telesca Band Margaritaville, Hollywood, FL 33019 Margaritaville, Hollywood, FL 33019
Mark Telesca Band Hollywood Bandshell , Hollywood, FL 33019 Hollywood Bandshell , Hollywood, FL 33019
Mark Telesca Band Flash Beach Grille, Hobe Sound, FL 33455 Flash Beach Grille, Hobe Sound, FL 33455
Mark Telesca Hosts The Funky Biscuit Jam Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Mark Telesca Band Double Roads Tavern, Jupiter, FL 33458 Double Roads Tavern, Jupiter, FL 33458
Mark Telesca Solo Acoustic Blues CWS, Lake Worth, FL 33460 CWS, Lake Worth, FL 33460
Mark Telesca Band Johnny Q's, N Palm Springs, Florida 33461 Johnny Q's, N Palm Springs, Florida 33461
Mark Telesca Band Downtowner Saloon , Fort Lauderdale Fl. 33301, Fl. 33301 Downtowner Saloon , Fort Lauderdale Fl. 33301, Fl. 33301
Mark Telesca Hosts The Funky Biscuit Jam Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Mark Telesca Band Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458 Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458
Mark Telesca Solo Acoustic Blues Leftovers Cafe, Jupiter, FL 33458 Leftovers Cafe, Jupiter, FL 33458
Mark Telesca Solo Acoustic Blues Private-Boca Raton Resort and Hotel , Boca Raton, Florida 33432 Private-Boca Raton Resort and Hotel , Boca Raton, Florida 33432
Mark Telesca w/Shari Puorto Band Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Mark Telesca Hosts The Funky Biscuit Jam Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Funky Biscuit, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Mark Telesca Band Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458 Double Roads Tavern , Jupiter, FL. 33458
Mark Telesca Solo Acoustic Blues Dubliner Irish Pub, Boca Raton, FL 33432 Dubliner Irish Pub, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Mark Telesca Band Hollywood Bandshell , Hollywood, FL 33019 Hollywood Bandshell , Hollywood, FL 33019
Mark Telesca Band RIPS, Pompano Beach, FL 33062 RIPS, Pompano Beach, FL 33062
Mark Telesca Band Kelly Brothers, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33306 Kelly Brothers, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33306