Marco Benevento – Atari
Marco Benevento is one hip dude. He graduated from Berkley school of music in 1999 and has since been playing all kinds of major music festivals with his band The Benevento/Russo Duo, which includes drummer Joe Russo.
Marco first started playing piano at age 7, then started honing is experimentation and interpretation skills in high school, playing for the jazz band and other personal projects.
He uses all kinds of effects, but don’t let these take away from his catchy keyboard riffs. He uses a Casio Sampling Keyboard and a Myriad Effects Pedals, both accenting his musicianship on a Hammond Organ and Wurlitzer Electric Piano.