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|Birth name||Marc Schumann|
27 January 1962 |
Batavia, New York
|Genres||Glam metal, heavy metal|
Marc Ferrari (born Marc Schumann, Batavia, New York, January 27, 1962) is a guitar player famous for his work in bands such as Keel, Cold Sweat, Medicine Wheel and Ferrari. He also had a role in Wayne's World, as the guitarist of Crucial Taunt and guested on Pantera's 1988 album, Power Metal. In the 1990s he wrote the column "Power Sources" for Metal Edge Magazine. He is known for his trademark blonde bang-brown hair combo. Ferrari began his career playing Aerosmith tunes as a Joe Perry-lookalike.
In the early 1990s, Ferrari launched MasterSource, a company that licenses music for television and film soundtracks. He has been honored by the Academy of Arts and Sciences for his contributions to the 1995-1996 Emmy-Award winning show "Guiding Light," and became a two-time recipient of ASCAP's "Special Writer Award."
In 2002, Ferrari authored the book, Rock Star 101: A Rock Star's Guide to Survival and Success in the Music Business.
- Lay Down the Law (1984)
- The Right to Rock (1985)
- The Final Frontier (1986)
- Keel (1987)
- Keel VI: Back in Action (1998)
- Streets of Rock & Roll (2010)
With Cold Sweat
- Break Out (1990)
With Medicine Wheel
- First Things First (1994)
- Immoral Fabric (1998)
- Small Talk (1999)
- Guest List (1995)
- Lights, Camera Action! (2003)
As a Guest Musician
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