An Evening with Mark Rae

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Mark Rae. Local boy takes on the World. Mark presents an audio visual journey of his amazing musical life. Newcastle, Manchester, LA and back. He did it so can you. Prepare to be energised.

Mark Rae presents an evening of music, words and film detailing his vibrant ride in the world of hip hop, soul, funk and popular music.
Mark was born in Ashington, Northumberland and raised in Cramlington New Town. He started his music journey DJing in Newcastle in the mid 80’s before going on to create internationally renowned record shop Fat City and Grand Central Records. Mark had world wide success as one half of Rae & Christian working with Bobby Womack, Jay Z, Texas and many other artists. Mark recently released an autobiography covering his journey in the music industry including a period living in Los Angeles. He currently lives in London and is writing his first novel as well as music to complement the project.
Join him for what will be an unmissable and emotional home coming for the local boy made good.

Venue: Brinkburn Street Bar and Kitchen

An Evening with Mark Rae