Mark Kates is a music manager whose Fenway Recordings works with MGMT, The Cribs, Mission of Burma, Lightwave Empire and Doves. His background includes lwork with Geffen/DGC and Beastie Boys’ Grand Royal labels and artists including Sonic Youth, Nirvana, Elastica, Jawbreaker, Hole, and Sean Lennon. As DJ Carbo he curates live concert series The Fenway Recordings Sessions bringing 300+ shows to Boston since 2003. He is a founder of The Shout Syndicate Fund mandated by Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.
Fenway Recordings, Founder