Listen to new song 'Sunshine Feeling'
Produced for Project Sunrise -Te Whitinga o te Rā
Taken from the album, Music From Tomorrow Morning, conceived by Songbroker Music Publishing in the uneasy, early days of the Covid lockdowns as a way to help keep their artists positive and engaged. A collection of songs from 28 New Zealand artists. www.projectsunrise.work
Listen to Sonic Heart
With the help of NZ producer, and pro live/session drummer, Tom Broome, they spent 2019 crafting a EP Sonic Heart releasing December 2019. The new EP Sonic Heart is backed by NZ musicians Marika Hodgson (Bass), Tom Broome (Drums), Ben King (Guitar) and Guy Harrison (Keys, Guitar) plus Mark Kenington (Vocals, Acoustic).
Listen to 'Going Nowhere (Faster Than You)'
2017 debut album
"Alt pop/rock that blends reflective lyrics with an upbeat energy that’s constantly pushing forward...an exciting debut from an accomplished artist."
Jesse Austin (NZ Musician Magazine)
Exciting debut album Going Nowhere Faster Than You released in April 2017, in collaboration with renowned NZ producer Andrew Buckton (Midnight Youth, Steriogram, Ekko Park, Head Like A Hole, The D4).
Watch "Dollar For My Daydream"
Debut Single Released 3rd of Feb with a stunning video shot in Muriwai, NZ
Auckland based indie singer-songwriter Kenington writes catchy melodic songs with reflective lyrics that combine a feel from several genres like pop, alt-rock, alt-country, folk-rock and adult contemporary.
A chance meeting with Mike Chunn put Mark in touch with producer and engineer Andrew Buckton. What started as a vague idea of making an EP turned into a full album project and well and truly planted the music making seed.