Posted in music on May 16, 2014

by Bill Pearis

Marvelous Mark

Marvelous Mark spent the latter half of the '00s as part of Toronto's Marvelous Darlings who mixed punk and powerpop garage and also featured Fucked Up's Ben Cook. He and Cook also released a 7" in 2012 on Slumberland under the name Roommates. Now on signed to Cook's Bad Actors label, Marvelous Mark continues to make ear-burrowing hooks and melodies on his own. First up is a single, "Bite Me," is the kind of song you'll be humming along with before it's over. It's being released as a lathe-cut flexi 7" (thicker than the flexis you'd get in a magazine) and on cassette. (Order yours.) That song's video makes its premiere in this post. Let's hope that more is on the way soon.

Fucked Up, meanwhile, have an impending new album and tour. Watch Marvelous Mark's "Bite Me" video (or stream it via Soundcloud) below...

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Marvelous Mark - "Bite Me"

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Comments (5)

Marvelous Darlings one of the best bands of the '00s

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2014 10:14 AM

This is incredibly good, wow.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2014 10:33 AM

sounds like treble charger.

Posted by Anonymous | May 16, 2014 10:55 AM

im licking my own asshole as congratulations for listening to this wonderful piece of music i hope i hear more so i can do it again

Posted by Anonymous | May 17, 2014 3:13 PM

He is handsome and yeah right the man has great talents.

Posted by Ellerslie Mission Society | May 18, 2014 10:51 AM

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