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Mark Kassa Updated Bio

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Mark Kassa- Slight Return® est 1996-Executive Producer/Owner/Guitar/Vocals/Writer Voting Member of the Grammy Awards (Recording Academy- Chicago Chapter) “Weekend Homewreck” Slight Return feat. Christian Vegh- #10 on the DRT Global Rock Charts 2021 for 4 weeks, Top 20 for 2 months and remained in the charts for 5 months “Vicious Tides”[…]

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Slight Return ahead of Ozzy Osbourne on this week’s DRT Global Rock Charts

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Slight Return- 8 consecutive months in the DRT Global Rock Charts! This week at #31 Warrior’s Soul- Slight Return feat. Andy Vargas. Grateful to be among bands like Ozzy Osbourne, Korn, Puddle of Mudd, Shinedown and Killswitch Engage #Mi5 #UniversalMusicGroup #TomMcDonough #TedMason #MusicNoises #TheDCap #WelcometotheD #MusiciansInstitute #ChicagoChapter #RecordingAcademy #TeriCooper #TeamJohnHill[…]

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Warrior Soul and Vicious Tides are both in the DRT Global Rock Charts!!!

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Great News! This week “Warrior Soul- Slight Return feat. Andy Vargas” was released by RL Recordings/Mi5/Universal Music Group- and we now have TWO SONGS IN THE TOP 30 OF THE GLOBAL ROCK CHARTS! Vicious Tides is #29 (18th consecutive week on the charts) Warrior Soul is #30!!! #RLrecordings #Mi5 #UniversalMusicGroup #TomMcDonough #TedMason #BruceJackson #BlastFM #TeamJohnHill #slightreturnusa #slightreturnuk #DMAN #newmusic #rock#radio #armedforces #army #navy #airforce #marines #santana #DRTrockcharts #dennischambers #chicagochapter #recordingacademy #musiciansinstitue #omarbinno #andyvargas

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Slight Return Press Kit Video

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Slight Return Press Kit Video #RLrecordings #Mi5 #UniversalMusicGroup #SlightReturnUSA #TomMcDonough #TedMason #brucejackson #blastfm #DMAN #teamjohnhill #markkassa #slightreturnUK #musicplayermagazine #thedcap #welcometothed #georgeclinton #parliament #funkadelic #dennischambers #andyvargas #souleros #vicioustides #DRT #charts #billycox #hendrix #daveypattison #petethompson #glennletsch #victorghannam #tonygreen #denniscoffey #motown #funkbrothers #jimdiamond #jackendino #chrishanzsek #grunge #nirvana #santana #robintrower #welcometothed #robertplant #whitestripes #williampope[…]

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Vicious Tides #17 on the Rock Charts!!!

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Slight Return’s Vicious Tides feat. Andy Vargas is  now #17 on the rock charts!! Behind Slipknot, Shinedown, Godsmack, Papa Roach, Volbeat, Sum 41, Five Finger Death Punch, The Black Keys and other big names! Currently higher than Rival Sons, Greta Van Fleet, Godsmack, Disturbed, Bush, Imagine Dragons, Halestorm, Breaking Benjamin, Panic[…]

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The Experience Hendrix Tour in Detroit, MI

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Had a great time at the Experience Hendrix Tour at the Fox Theater in Detroit, MI thanks to my friend Dustin Sears.  Enjoyed talking to Chris Layton (Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble), Dweezil Zappa, Zakk Wylde (Ozzy Osbourne and Black Label Society), Eric Johnson, Mato Nanji (Indigenous), Johnny Lang, […]

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Welcome to the D album Liner Notes

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We’ve had some requests for the “Welcome to the D” album liner notes, art, etc.  This album featured George Clinton, Billy Cox, Davey Pattison, Dennis Coffey and more. Executive Producers- Mark Kassa and Rich Mansor Producer- Mark Kassa Engineering/production – Jack Endino, Chris Hanzsek, Alan Sanderson, Jim Diamond Recorded at[…]

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Billy Cox- Jimi Hendrix

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Fun times! Billy Cox- from Jimi Hendrix’s Band of Gypsys- autographing my 1969 Shin-ei Univibe after we finished a recording session at his studio in Nashville (He’s wearing a hat and shirt from my “Welcome to the D” and “The D” apparel lines (welcometothed.com) Went there with my buddy Bill Von[…]

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Slight Return 2018 Press Kit

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The 2018 Slight Return Press Kit- w/George Clinton, Jack Endino, Billy Cox, Andy Vargas, Dennis Coffey, Davey Pattison, Tony Lindsay, Dennis Chambers, Pat Lewis, Jim Diamond.  Slight Return is: Mark Kassa (guitar/vocals), Eddie Apple (bass), Ronnie Karmo (drums), Tony Mitchell (percussion/vocals)

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