Mark Heazlett grew from roots in the Australian country music capital of Tamworth NSW and after working in the Avionics division at Ansett Airlines for ten years he changed lifestyles and moved to the Byron shire in 2001 to follow his passion and a career in music.
Mark entered and won an NCEIA Dolphin award for best instrumental and the World Heart Music Festival song competition.
He started out playing solo gigs mainly in local cafes and decided to focus on the growing wedding market in the Byron shire.
Some of Marks musical influences include Ray Charles, Little Feat, Bob Dylan, Chris Whitley, Robert Plant, Ry Cooder and Johnny Cash.
Mark has now been playing his original songs and selected covers to audiences at weddings, functions, corporate events and pubs and clubs in the Byron shire for the last fifteen years.
Gifted with vocals to match, Mark is now a predominant figure in the local music scene and is currently performing in the following shows.