For the last 10 years CAFOLLA has fronted the award-winning ‘Federation of the Disco Pimp'. During this time he has written for and led the band through 2 Studio albums, 1 Live album, a BBC One residency as the house band for ‘Tonight at the Games’ (2014 Commonwealth Games), collaborated with music legends such as Pee Wee Ellis (James Brown, Van Morrison) and shared the stage with the likes of Nile Rodgers & CHIC, George Clinton & Parliament, Grandmaster Flash, Sister Sledge to name a few.
As Musical Director & a Session Musician, he has toured the UK & worldwide, performed on BBC ONE, Sky Arts, BBC Radio 6, Jazz FM etc. His artist credits include - Susan Boyle, Soul Nation, The Wakes, King Bee to name a few as well as his own originals.
In this session Marco discusses :
What's expected of a Session player?
Playing the part in someone else's band.
Headspace for a Session player.
Session player Vs. Original Artist