Mark Kozelek is one of the most critically acclaimed singer songwriters of his generation. He has recorded six studio albums with Red House Painters, four solo albums, and four with Sun Kil Moon including the latest, Admiral Fell Promises which was released in 2010. He has also released live albums such as Little Drummer Boy Live and in May 2009, Mark Kozelek Lost Verses Live.
A collection of rare tracks, The Finally LP came out in November of 2008.In 2005, Mark created Caldo Verde Records. Releases include the above Sun Kil Moon and Mark Kozelek albums, Jesu, and Alan Sparhawk of Lows self-titled Retribution Gospel Choir debut album, which Mark also produced.In February, 2007, Caldo Verde Records re-released the first Sun Kil Moon album Ghosts of the Great Highway, with reworked packaging and a six song bonus CD featuring two versions of Leonard Bernsteins Somewhere, alternate versions of Carry Me Ohio and Salvador Sanchez, a radio performance of Gentle Moon recorded in Portugal and the previously unreleased instrumental, Arrival, recorded for the movie The Girl Next Door. Originally released on November 3, 2003, Ghosts of the Great Highway received superlative reviews, moved quickly to the #1 on college radio and has become one of Mark Kozeleks most loved and best-selling albums.
The Biltmore Cabaret:For over 50 years, the Biltmore has been a fixture in the community as both a public house for Vancouverites and a platform for ground-breaking musical performances. With the revitalization of historic Mount Pleasant, the bar was reopened in 2007 as The Biltmore Cabaret, with a fresh focus to recapture its musical tradition. Drawing from the rich local scene in Vancouver as well as the best in Canadian and international touring acts, The Biltmore Cabaret showcases talent from across a wide spectrum of music and the arts.