Marcus Machado

Electric guitar virtuoso Marcus Machado has been performing professionally since the age of nine. Winner of the Next Young Gun contest in Rolling Stone’s search for “the most notable guitarists from the next generation,” Machado blends jazz, funk, and rock with jaw-dropping technical finesse à la Hendrix and Santana. In addition to a successful solo career, Machado has collaborated with the likes of R&B group the Family Stand and the Weather Report’s Victor Bailey and is currently working on projects with Jack White’s drummer Daru Jones and hip-hop legend Pharoahe Monch.