The band is composed of stellar seasoned artists such as Carl Storie ("Maybe The Rain Will Fall" and "Dancin' Shoes") and Mark Andrew Zwartynski - as well as young up-and-comers, including outstanding vocalist Tempest Barnes who has performed with singers such as Diana Ross and more. Other members include Chris Borin, Rodney Bowens, Lawrence “Peebody” Ferrell, Jr., Stanley Glenn, Gaika James, Mikaela Kahn, Gordon Pope, and Hunter Tunk.
Based out of Dallas, Texas, The Markie Z Band is currently in the studio completing a CD project of new material due for release in the spring of 2014 and will be performing around the US in the coming months.
Management will be provided by Star Biz President/CEO, Kathy Salsberry and publicity/pr will come through the VP of Marketing & Operations, Tina Parkhurst. Star Biz Entertainment is a full service entertainment company.