Was born in Vuren in The Netherlands and currently living in Dordrecht. He started playing drums when he was 7 years old, literally on his mother’s pots and pans.
Until 1997 he has played in various cover bands playing nationally (pop, rock, country, blues, rhythm & blues, rock ‘n’ roll) and studied drums, educated drums and gave band lessons at the Rotterdam Pop School.
In 1998 he decided to focus on and specialize in playing rockabilly. Since then he has been roaming the European continent performing with various bands at the major rock ‘n’ roll, rockabilly and psychobilly festivals and clubs.
Since early 2009 he drumming with the legendary Dutch rockabilly band BANG BANG BAZOOKA founded in 1986 with whom he has recorded their 4th album “Red, Hot & Horny” in 2012. Currently Bang Bang Bazooka is playing regularly on the major festivals in Europe and Russia.
In 2010 he joined the Dutch band LIPTEASE playing covers from all decades in their unique self-created swing/rockabilly versions. With their appearance in 2014 at the TV show “Holland’s Got Talent” ending 2nd they have set their mark and it has resulted in extensive touring throughout Holland, Belgium and Germany so far.
Marc has been filling in as a drummer with the UK band Rhumba Kings, Smooth & The Bullyboys, Demented Are Go and in the summer of 2014 he did the European tour with the legendary VOODOO SWING from Phoenix/AZ.
In 2012 Marc has successfully started his company “Burger Productions” in my in-house theatre/studio “Mini-theatre DE MELKBUS” offering recording, mixing, mastering, rehearsal-/education room, living room, concerts, theatre rental, exposition room, music workshops, drum lessons, drum/rhythm workshops. Since 2013 he has gone fully professional in the music business combining live performances with running his company and his in-house theatre.
15” Vintage HH
18” Vintage Crash
19” Vintage Crash Ride
22” Vintage Ride