Ocracoke Island NC residents Marcy and Lou
thrive on the peace this area feeds to their music.
musical career as a child dragging his
Mickey Mouse record player behind his
bicycle by its power cable in Philadelphia, PA.
soon graduated to the broom, then the badminton racket and then the tennis racket.
took classical piano lessons from age nine until eleven when he
picked up a REAL guitar.
came to the Outer Banks for vacations, settling in Duck to help his
He has worked in the music business in retail and in repair for Ibanez Guitars as an authorized technician.
Lou is a graduate of the Berklee School of Music in Boston and has played guitar and bass in numerous original and cover bands before forming COYOTE with Marcy Brenner and is also a principal player with Molasses Creek , Ocracoke Rockers, Martin Garrish & Friends, Aaron Caswell Band and the Ocracoke Jazz Society.
A "player's player," Lou
lists his major influences the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd, among many others.
Marcy and Lou
hesitate to share how long they've been playing music ... after all those years they think they certainly should play much better!