Marcos Pienasola first got involved with music through his father Jose Pienasola, a bass player. He came from Brazil at the age of 13. Soon after he began performing at local venues around Boston as a drummer/percussionist and received a full scholarship to attend Berklee College of Music, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He has studied with renowned musicians including Alan Dawnson, Gary Chaffe and Casy Scheurrell. He has played on a number of albums and toured in South and North America as well as Asia. He has the opportunity to perform with great artists such as Gary Fewell, Teresa Ines, Jair Rodrigues, Jamelao amongst others. He is currently playing and touring around the USA with local artists.