MARCO MENDOZA (Thin Lizzy - The Dead Daisies - Whitesnake) Viva La Rock 2019 Tour + SUPPORT : An AXEperience with Lydia & Frank Pané’s Six String Tales
Marco Mendoza, the acclaimed bassist of The Dead Daisies, Thin Lizzy and Whitesnake, will embark in a European Spring tour in March and April. The musician just signed a deal with Seaside Touring and will bring the Viva La Rock 2019 Tour to several countries.
Marco´s hails from a musical background steeped in his Mexican heritage. From a young age his Grandmother in Tijuana, Mexico would take him through his paces on the piano before moving on to the guitar.
After joining local bands in the Los Angeles scene from an early age, it would not be until 1989 that his first break would come when former Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward recruited him as part of his solo band. This would springboard him on his way to play with a collection of some of the rock worlds biggest bands and musicians including John Sykes Blue M**der, Thin Lizzy, Ted Nugent and Whitesnake to name a few.
With his accomplished and highly sought-after skills as a bass player and singer, he has also featured as a guest musician and session player with the likes of Tommy Shaw (Styx), David Coverdale (Whitesnake), Dolores O’Riordan (Cranberries) and Neal Schon (Journey) amongst others.
Currently, he is holding down the bass with The Dead Daisies when not pursuing other musical adventures.
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