Marc Ballini has been a musician ever since he could reach the keys on the piano as a kid, and has been playing and composing music for both piano and guitar since. Marc's extensive musical background has helped influence his unique sound, from artists such as Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Jimi Hendrix, James Taylor, Ray Charles and Bob Dylan. He has always been a very focused performer and has performed with such Milwaukee acts as Stealin' Strings, Honest Monday, R.A.S. Movement, Megaphonic, Milwaukee's Own, Bryan Cherry Band and Naima Adedapo, as well as an extensive solo career. In his busy schedule of performing around the Midwest, Marc has opened for National performances such as the Legendary B.B. King, Sister Hazel, Smashmouth, Josh Gracin, and Daryl Stuermer, as well as performed in bands opening for The Wailers, Jimmy Cliff, Matisyahu, Ziggy Marley and more. His solo acoustic style blends R&B, Soul, Pop, Acoustic Rock, Blues, Hip-Hop and Folk.