Mark Henes is a true Nashville renaissance man. As founder and CEO of Celebration Records LLC, he and his dedicated team of professionals help to develop aspiring artists and guide them through the ever changing landscape of the modern music industry. As a seasoned artist and performer himself, he is passionate about bringing emerging talent into the spotlight, and encouraging them to grow into the best musicians they can possible be.
With Celebration Records, Mark takes a fully integrated hands on approach. Treating every artist as the unique individual that they are, he demonstrates the clear, actionable steps that can be taken to bring their music careers to the next level. From artist development to online and offline promotion, every step is carefully considered for the best possible results.
Artists signed to Celebration Records will build strong online presences that result in real connections with real fans. With a deep understanding of the nuances of different streaming platforms, release strategies, and press coverage, Mark and his associates help their artists become recognizable names. Artists go on to deepen their roots in Nashville, while expanding their audiences with regional tours around the United States.
Mark believes that good music is good music. Celebration Records happily works with musicians from all genres, as long as they have the passion and drive to make their dreams come true. As an artist himself, Mark has played everything from punk to country to soul, giving him the experience and expertise needed to put musicians in the right place to succeed.
At Celebration Records, everyone understands that the music industry has changed dramatically in the last decade. Gone are the days when only a tiny fraction of artists could succeed. Now, all that is needed for success is a passionate artist with a story to tell, and a little guidance to navigate the new industry. Mark and his team understand this better than anyone. Celebration Records is dedicated to bringing fans and artists together so every one can experience the thrill of great music.