Imaginary Friends

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Imaginary Friends is an American electronic music producer, A.K.A. Mark Tapply A.K.A. Danger Blade, Influenced by a wide range of musical genres including psychedelic rock, Prog. rock, electronica, Electro-swing, dub and industrial, His sound is constantly changing, moving between live rock sounds, electronica, overblown soundtracks and minimal techno. Mark started learning guitar at age 13 and piano soon after. He was fortunate to engage in a directed study of electronic music and early synthesizers through out his high school years in the 1970's. Many years of playing in numerous nightclub bands throughout the north east followed. As a way of making a good living he became a dance club dejay and relocated to the Ft.Lauderdale/Miami where he studied bass guitar for a short time with Jaco Pastorius and played in various cover bands. In 2008 he returned to New England and built Imaginary friends studio so he would never have to be in a band again.

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What is music to you? What does it give you?

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What is your music dream?

getting better

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Get rid of the fascist in the White House!

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Puff the Magic dragon

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Yes The Beatles Led Zeppelin