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More information about Mark Gardener (Ride) tickets
Mark Gardener was the lead singer, guitar player and a songwriter for the band Ride who were a British alternative rock band that formed in 1988. Ride were signed to Creation records and were the first band to attain chart success for the label with all of their initial ep releases. “Nowhere” the bands first album released in 1991 was a critical and commercial success reaching no 11 in the UK and in 1992 the single “Leave Them All Behind” from their second album “Going Blank Again” broke into the UK’s top 10.
Ride split in 1996 and after releasing another album with a band “Animal House” Mark has been playing solo and band shows over the past 12 years around the world. He released a solo album called “These Beautiful Ghosts” in 2005 and has collaborated with many artists and recordings including work with the French duo rinôçérôse, Dive Index, Hopewell, The Morning After Girls, and The Brian Jonestown Massacre.
In July last year Mark released a new single online that was written and recorded with Robin Guthrie from The Cocteau Twins entitled “The Places We Go”. Alongside Marks ongoing live performances and tours for the past 8 years Mark has been producing and mixing many artists and has also been working with the “Document” team writing and recording the original soundtrack music for the Mojo and NME 2011 award winning “Upside Down” (The story of Creation Records) film/documentary.
He will be performing material from his years with Ride and of course his solo material which will include brand new creations especially for your ears, possibly future inclusions on his new album to be released in 2014.
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