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Gordon Lightfoot Ian Tyson John Denver

Genres You Will Love
Rock: Americana Folk: Modern Folk Moods: Solo Male Artist Country: Americana Folk: Folk-Rock

By Location
CANADA - B.C. CANADA - Alberta

Marv Machura

"A crowd favourite."

"a winning singer and talented guitar player."

Marv Machura is a singer-songwriter in the contemporary singer-songwriter tradition of artists like Ian Tyson, Gordon Lightfoot, and John Denver. He has been performing steadily since his teens, releasing 4 CDs and publishing 20 songs in Nashville.


Marv Machura started his career at 15 as a guitar player in several variety dance bands centered out of Edmonton, Alberta. At 18, he moved on to singing and writing songs, touring as a solo act. During the 1990s, Machura led several Edmonton-based folk-rock bands that became "The Marv Machura Band" featuring Machura backed by a bass/drums rhythm section.

During the 1990s Machura also published over 20 songs in Nashville and released his first CD. Over the next 10 years, Machura continued to perform with his band releasing three more CDs.

Today, Marv Machura continues to perform both solo and with his band. Machura also continues to write, record, and publish new music and is currently working on his 5th CD release.