April 22, 2014 in News
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Troy Marks and No Idea is a New Orleans based band that has played full time since 1994 performing at casinos, conventions, weddings, fairs, festivals and fundraisers.  Currently knowing over 400 songs that span the decades, their incredible versatility is one of the many strengths of the band.

Consisting of male and female vocalists, guitar, bass, drums, keyboards and saxophone, the band can also bring along extra brass, when necessary to round out their horn section. The band provides a very live, energetic and upbeat performance that will surely have everyone present involved and dancing.

The founder and namesake of the band, Troy Marks, was born and raised in New Orleans, La. He has been a vocalist and front man for over 20 years and has an extreme passion for entertaining. There is simply no one like him when it comes to whipping a crowd into a frenzy.  He has a natural vocal range spanning B1-G5 in full-voice, and up to E6 in falsetto. He also plays washboard, timbales, bongos, and various percussion instruments throughout the show giving the band added soul.

The band is a self-contained production with audio, show lighting, backdrops, laser lights and various special effect lighting and curtains that will amaze any audience.

Whether it’s 50’s oldies, 60’s classic rock, 70’s dance and disco, 80’s sing alongs, 90’s dance tunes, or the current hip/hop and pop hits, Troy Marks and No Idea does it all.