Mark Black & the Trips – “Leave Without A Trace”

This is the video for the b-side “Leave Without A Trace” taken from Mark Black’s current single “Ghosts in the Fire”. For media opportunities get in touch! :)

Shot in An Grianan Theatre, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal and featuring surfing footage from Mullaghmore, Co. Sligo.
Director: Daniela Gross
Camera: Daniela Gross, Dave Mottershead, Peter Clyne (water shots)
Edit & Colour: Dave Mottershead

An Grianan Theatre, Letterkenny
Phil Ruddock for sound & lighting

Neil Britton, Dylan Stott, Paul O’Kane, Richie Fitzgerald, Barry Mottershead, Tom Lowe, Fergal Smith.

Mark Black also composed the full soundtrack for “High Pressure – The Story of Ireland’s First Big Wave Surfing Contest” which is currently in its final phase of production. You can view a trailer here.

Mark Black & the Trips

Featuring amplified 12 string acoustic guitars, lap steel, didjireedoo, driving roots rhythms and grooves; Mark Black and the Trips are one of the hottest and most dynamic live acts around and are now the latest addition to the Vox Pop Media roster.

Mark Black & the Trips are led by singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Black and also features Brendan McGlynn on bass and Seamus Devenny on drums and percussion. Mark Black’s musical credentials include two self-produced studio albums, a double live album and concert DVD featuring the 13 piece big band “The Roots Orchestra”.

The single Ghosts in the Fire is due for release on April 20th 2012 and the album of the same title is out on April 27th 2012.

Check out the artwork for the album here:

Ghosts in the Fire

Mark Black Album Artwork


Mark Black Tour Dates:
13th April: Green Room, Voodoo, Letterkenny
14th April, Brysons, Magherafelt
19th Apr Workmans Club
21st Apr Chasin Bull, Bundoran
28th Apr Bridge Bar , Ramelton
4/5/6th May Jazz Festival, Derry
11th May Lady Belle, Dungarvan
14th May Roisin Dubh
16th May Debarras, Clonakilty
18th May Boyles Of Slane
20th May Crane Lane, Cork
23rd May Whelan’s, Dublin
24th May Spirit Store, Dundalk
25th May Sandinos, Derry
26th May, An Grianan Theatre, Letterkenny
31st May/1/2/3 June Rory Gallagher Fest, Ballyshannon

For more information, music & artist availability then please get in touch. :)