Marcus Wynwood is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter from Australia.
A well known musician on the NW Coast of Tasmania, Marcus has had a Number 1 on Triple J Unearthed, performed on the main stage at Falls Festival, toured Australia and Canada with a band, and has 20+ years experience playing as a solo artist or in bands at festivals, pubs, weddings, and special events.
Marcus is a founding member and guitarist in "Captives", an Australian punk rock band. Marcus cowrote, toured, and played guitar on every release from 2013 until 2020. Marcus, with Captives, has deals with Cooking Vinyl, Inertia Music, and The Harbour Agency. In 2018, Captives won a Triple J competition to have a music video produced by National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). Captives and Marcus featured in publications such as "Rolling Stone Magazine", had music videos played on rage and Channel [V], are played on Triple J and Triple M, supported some great bands, and toured the country several times.
Marcus created "Zigzag and the Astronauts" - a fictional rock band playing music for kids. The songs are composed, performed, recorded, and produced by Marcus. The album was named the Kinderling Kids Radio Album of the Month in May 2017.
Marcus is a huge supporter of young local musicians, and has been a judge at the Tasmanian Rock Challenge in 2017, 2018, and 2019. Marcus created and organised a monthly songwriters event to give upcoming original musicians the oppertunity to network and perform, which he ran for 3 years.
Notes and chords, rhythm and noise.
Punk Rock or Blues, with pedals and toys.
You can catch Marcus at a solo acoustic show, or with a band on a big stage!