Marcus Machado, a former child prodigy playing guitar since the age of 2, was named in 2014 by Rolling Stone as the ”Next Young Gun”. As one of the world's preeminent guitarist's on the rise, Marcus played alongside Robert Glasper and Lalah Hathaway for the “Mr. Soul” documentary.
Machado recently released his debut solo CD "Aquarius Purple" to rave reviews. Marcus recently has secured endorsement deals with D'Angelico Guitars, Beetronics, Tech 21 and D'Addario as well as performing on stage and/or in the studio with such contemporary luminaries as Anderson.Paak, Robert Glasper, Lalah Hathaway, Pete Rock, and Georgia Ann Muldrow.