Nashville based drummer, Mark Raudabaugh, is a versatile and skilled musician who stays busy touring and recording.
Mark has worked with Sierra Hull, Donna the Buffalo, Jim Lauderdale, Peter Rowan, Fred Wesley, Bernard Purdie, Jabo Starks, Marcus King, Lee Fields, Nigel Hall, Grant Green Jr., Kristina Train, Roosevelt Collier, Jimmy Hall, Jennifer Hartswick, Charles Walker and The Dynamites, Papa Mali, Bobby Lee Rodgers and The CodeTalkers, Kebbi Williams, Matthew Slocum, Kevin Scott, Rick Lollar, Mike Seal, Ethan Jodziewicz, John Mailander, Ruby Velle and The Soulphonics, Front Country, Delta Moon, Equinox Jazz Orchestra, Coy Bowles, Geoff Achison, The Filthy Six, Charlie Wooton, Laura Reed, Keith Secola, Preston Frank, Leon Foster Thomas, Joe McGuinness, The Electromatics, ATL Collective, among many others.
He has also had the honor to sit in with Bela Fleck and The Flecktones, Zac Brown, Robert Randolph, Sam Bush, Oliver Wood, Keller Williams, Anders Osborne, Ketch Secor (Old Crown Medicine Show), Steve Kimock, Vince Herman (Leftover Salmon), and many more.
Mark began playing drums while living in England during the early 90’s. After moving back to the States, he attended Gainesville High School in Gainesville, FL where he was involved in both the marching and jazz bands.
He later received a jazz scholarship to Florida State University where he studied under Leon Anderson Jr. During that time, he had the opportunity to perform with Wyclef Gordon, Ellis Marsalis, and Manuel Valera to name a few.
Since graduating from FSU in 2003, Mark has toured throughout the US, Canada, Japan, and Bangladesh.
When not on the road, Mark stays busy gigging/recording throughout the Southeast area.