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Press and Reviews


Oasis Entertainment Blog

a New York City-based artist and storyteller who sings, plays guitar, and writes great rock and roll songs and shines on his debut full-length album Bodega Flowers, set for release July 29, 2022.

Kudzoo Magazine Review

"If you like excellent rock n' roll with buckets of passion, melody, and sonic bombast, get you some Duda." -Michael Buffalo Smith, KUDZOO MAGAZINE

Sea of Tranquility Review

“Take a simple idea, put your heart and soul into it and then make sure it's executed with care, attention and passion; sometimes the results can be surprisingly exciting. Month of Sundays has all of those things and more, and its rewards are plain to hear. This may be only rock n' roll, but I like it.”

Featured interview with Gideon Smith

Mark discusses life, music, projects, movies and art with cult rock hero and philosopher Gideon Smith


Exclusive Magazine Review

“Each and every one of the six cuts provides us with real rock music to listen to – not that prefabricated radio top 10 pop fluff we always seem to get…This EP is the most perfect example of a man still in love with his chosen craft.”​


Get Ready to Rock Review

“Classy rock n’ roll with a little punk thrown in, what’s not to love? ***1/2”


Sights and Sounds of Note Review

"On this disc there's none better than the Ramones meets New York Dolls ecstasy of "Murder on Delancey" that is one catchy homage to homicide. Sunday never sounded so good."

Midwest Record Review

“Hitting his stride with his finger on the pulse of when punk was at a crossroads of bubbling up from the underground, he turns it into the new pop.”

Michael’s Music Blog

“It did not take long before I was drawn in, and then interested, and then nearly gleeful at the music I heard, almost giddy.”

“With that obvious love of pure rock n’ roll in his blood, mixed with unusual lyrical content, creating a captivating combination that is also a whole lot of fun.”

Oasis Entertainment Blog

“This six track album has such great songs…is very well recorded, performed, and produced.”

Record Collector UK

“featuring Thommy Price and Kenny Aaronson (Joan Jett and The Blackhearts), Jimi K. Bones (Blondie), Arno Hecht (The Rolling Stones), Bobby Rondinelli (Rainbow), Cheetah Chrome (Dead Boys).”

JP’s Music Blog Review

“The album begins with the raw, punk-like energy of “Month of Sundays,” as he makes a great first impression with this up-tempo rocker”

The Rocker UK

“The half dozen tracks are well written and played with the opening “Month of Sundays” getting things underway in fine fettle.”

Templores Review

“The album sounds like a celebration…It sounds like they had a lot of fun making it and that is contagious.”

Music Reviews.DE

“Duda would shine at full album length and be better off on a larger label. 12 out of 15”

Rock Times Review

Let It Rock

“A handful of magic dust to celebrate off-duty pastime for a Big Apple denizen who likes his night on the town.”

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