Formerly from the greater Milwaukee area, Mark Wayne has gained popularity as a solo artist for many venues in the Central and Northern Wisconsin areas. Born in Beaver Dam, WI, in 1969, he started playing guitar at 11, and steel guitar at age 12, and in 1986 became a student of 9-time grammy-winning band "Asleep at the Wheel's" steel player, Eddie Rivers.
From 1999-2006, Mark toured with the Nashville Recording artists' "Harbor Lighthouse", whose songs reached as high as #5 on the CCMA's national charts. He has won national awards as a steel guitarist and now is the producer of Authentic Recording Studios, of Tomahawk, Wisconsin, since 1996.
In early 2007 until the present, Mark is now a performer and entertainer, Combining vocals and steel playing with original, custom-made rhythm tracking from his studio. He now occupies a wide variety of styles and genres (nearly 300 songs..and increasing).
He now entertains with popular songs that his audiences love, along with incorporating live pedal steel guitar in all engagements.....throughout Wisconsin AND the Midwest.
Available for Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthday Parties, Get-Togethers, Reunions, Coffee Houses, Fundraisers, Benefits, Corporate Functions, Craft and Boat Shows, Gun Shows, Antique Car Shows, all Gospel Events, Funerals, Theatre Shows and more, give Mark a call at 715-612-0648today to add a memorable element to YOUR occasion....guaranteed!