Massachusetts native Mark Erelli is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer and has been in the Boston music scene as a professional for almost 20 years.
He just released Mixtape – a compilation of covers from musicians who inspire him.
We had a great conversation covering his high school bands, the link between science and music, his move from entomology to full time musician, his thoughts on collaboration in the writing process and also the importance of reading instructions on smoke machine use.
Song 1: Brokedown Palace (Mixtape)
Song 2: Basement Days (Little Vigils)
Song 3: French King (For a Song)
Song 1: Ophelia (Mixtape)
Song 2: Against All Odds (Mixtape)