Marc Benno



Marc Benno

Rating
Active
1968
Born
July 1, 1947 in Dallas
Location
Dallas, Texas, United States
Biography
Marc Benno (born July 1, 1947, Dallas, Texas) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Benno was a member of the Asylum Choir with Leon Russell in the late 1960s. He launched a solo career in the early 1970s, with the 1972 album Ambush being his most commercially successful. He wrote the song "Rock 'n Roll Me Again", which was recorded by the band The System for the soundtrack of the 1985 film Beverly Hills Cop; the soundtrack won a Grammy Award. Benno also worked with musicians such as the Doors, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Rita Coolidge. Benno was the second guitar player on the Doors' "L.A. Woman", alongside Robby Krieger.

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Survivor

Survivor

Marc Benno July 1, 2017

10 Tracks

Look Inside the Asylum Choir

Look Inside the Asylum Choir

Marc Benno December 1, 2016

14 Tracks

Live With Jerry

Live With Jerry

Marc Benno December 31, 2014

7 Tracks

Lost in Austin

Lost in Austin

Marc Benno January 16, 2014

10 Tracks

Hollywood Texas

Hollywood Texas

Marc Benno November 1, 2013

12 Tracks

Asylum Choir

Asylum Choir

Leon Russell August 1, 2013

16 Tracks

Sugar Blues

Sugar Blues

Marc Benno April 5, 2013

12 Tracks

Snake Charmer

Snake Charmer

Marc Benno February 1, 2013

11 Tracks

From the Vault

From the Vault

Marc Benno November 14, 2012

16 Tracks

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