Marko Coconut can be found performing at beach resorts and waterfront venues in Florida nearly every day of the year. A recovered addict, Marko has dedicated the rest of his sober career to creating music and performing for people in a tropical atmosphere.
“Winds” is the first original single by Marko Coconut. The subject, an analogy of love and sailing. The song features Chris "Sweets" Fryar from Zac Brown Band on drums. BMI artist Jerome Robinson on bass guitar. Along with Marko on guitars and vocals. Winds is engineered by producer Ron Nevison, (Kiss, Heart, Ozzy, Damn Yankees).
Winds is a September, 2019 release through all major digital platforms, (itunes, amazon, spotify). The official music video is hosted on the Marko Coconut YouTube channel: https://youtu.be/wskjxcvaAvk. Winds was filmed at the Thunderbird Beach Resort in Treasure Island, FL. Additional footage was filmed in Siesta Key, Lido Beach and Sarasota Bay.
An “unplugged” acoustic version of Winds will follow in mid-October. Marko Coconut plans to release new original music on a monthly schedule, while continuing to travel and perform across the State of Florida.
Professionally, Marko began performing at age 15. In his 20s, he started teaching music released several best-selling educational guitar books and DVDs as Mark Sternal.