Tired of the routine and labels, he decided go solo, playing a mixture of Pop/RockBlues, with british influences.
As a one-man band, between 2010 and 2013 he recorded 2 self released cds. Then he started the recording sessions of his first "Official" solo album called "The Slough and The Ghost".
In July 2016 Marco starts his new project called Marco Da Rold's Ghost Train, a blues-rock trio with Paolo Colombo on bass and Matteo Saronni on drums. The first album "Ghost Train" is released in mid 2017, followed by many live gigs. On September of the same year, a new member become part of the band. His name is Francesco, and he's the new leading singer of MDR's project. As from June 2018, Daniela Usardi got into the band as the new official drummer.