Lead vocals, Acoustic Guitar
Chris was born in Albemarle N.C. Music has always been a staple in his life. Whether it be southern gospel, classical, country, rock or beach he listens to it all. His play list reads like a “best of” for all genres.
Chris began performing at a young age for backyard BBQ’s and family gatherings. Now he’s moved forward and has performed on several stages like Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Childress Vineyards, Broadway at the Beach, Carowinds, Dale Earnhardt Incorporated and Charlotte Motor Speedway to name a few. Always eager to play when and where ever is available he’s always looking for the next opening.
Ronnie Caudle – Bass and vocals
Reid Atwood – Lead Guitar
Reid was born June 16, 1970, in Fayetteville, NC. At the young age of 11 he gained interest in the guitar after the birth of MTV music videos. He begged his parents for a guitar until they were finally convinced that it was a great idea. With his new guitar and his best friend on the drums they set out on a mission to start their first neighborhood band. To this day, Reid continues to play as it brings out that kid in him.
At the age of 18, Reid moved to Florida to focus on college and a career and is now co-founder of a software, training and communications business in Naples, FL – 4What.com. In 2010, Reid relocated to Charlotte with his wife and children, and opened a satellite office. Getting back closer to what he still calls home and his grass roots.
For more than 20 years Reid has played music with a wide variety of talented musicians ranging from Christian, Bluegrass, Blues, Country, Classic, Rock and Acoustic which has provided him a highly diverse style and range of experience to play almost anything. Today as the newest member of the Chris Marks Band Reid is all fired up and ready to Rock You Charlotte!
Julius Kucsma – Keys
Julius Kucsma is a classically trained pianist with years of stage experience. Hailing from a small town in CT, he is well traveled playing shows all over the US. After playing the music scene of southern CA for 20 years, Julius and his family relocated to NC. He’s been performing with the Chris Marks Band for 5 years and is a integral part of the band. Be sure to talk to him at a show. You won’t forget it!
Mike Coon – Drums
Justin Green – Lead Guitar