Mark Curley |

Mark Curley

Mark Curley

Signal 99

A Native American Musician from Farmington, New Mexico. He has been playing Drums since the age of 15, being self taught and learning from listening and watching his favorite drummers through out the years. His influences range from Christoph Schneider of Rammstein, Brent Smedley of Iced Earth and Ray Luzier of Korn. Overcoming family losses through out the years and playing in 2 other bands either as the Guitarist or Bassist. Music is a big part of his life and has helped him through the toughest times and he thanks everyone who has been there for him and helped him out on his Journey.

Joining Signal 99 in 2008 at the age of 18. Playing many shows from local to South By Southwest in Austin, Texas and opening up for bands he and Signal 99 grew up listening to. In 2011 Signal 99 got nominated for Debut Aritst and Best Music Video "Banner of Corpses" for the Native American Musical Awards and also winning the Ernie Ball Battle of the Bands to play the Rockstar Energy Uproar Festival in Albuquerque, New Mexico the same year which included Avenged Sevenfold, Three Days Grace, Seether, Bullet For My Valentine and Sevendust. Now Signed with Dead Sea Records and Mark back from his 2014-2016 Haitus. Signal 99 has had the opportunity to play shows in Mexico with their label mates, playing in cities like Tijuana, Monterrey, Saltillo, Toluca and Mexico City. Mark strives to be a influence to young and upcoming Musicians and is working harder coming back into Signal 99.

Mark uses Tama Drums, Evans Drumheads, Promark Drumsticks and now Endorsed by Soultone Cymbals.

My Soultone Set: 

10" Explosion Splash
14" Explosion Hi Hats
19" Explosion China
19" Explosion Crash
20" Explosion Crash
22" Explosion Ride