Mark Vera is a Synthwave and Spacesynth artist and producer from the countryside of Finland. Mark Vera’s style of energetic Spacesynth music took form in early stages of the genre during the 2000s.
A big influencer on Mark Vera was music composed by Marco Rochowski. Marco is known for his work in Macrocosm and later also works in Retronic Voice. Marco encouraged Jouni in his first years and produced Mark Vera’s debut song called Rainbow Racer. Later this pair of producers created songs such as “Morning in the Dark” and “Game of Love” containing Marco’s work with lyrics written, recorded, and mixed by Jouni and his spouse.
A British record label Alpha Centauri likewise saw the potential and signed Mark Vera in 2008. He produced a song called Android People - Low Battery Mix which appears on the compilation album called “Spacesynth Revolutions Episode One”. Furthermore, megamix releases by Alpha Centauri feature songs titled as “Rocket Blue”, “Fire Fusion”, and “Twilight Imperium”. Of those songs, the “Twilight Imperium” appeared first in an Audioenergy Music Productions song contest.
Mark Vera produced arrangements for artists such as Chorale and C-4. Chorale “Jätit yksin - Mark Vera Remix” was included on their debut album called Unimaailma and released by Edel Records in 2005 and sold in retail stores in Finland. Chorale's album received Gold Record award in Finland by 2018.