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The Walton Marquette Project

Anchor 5



Origin:  Downingtown / West Chester PA



Rock, Country Rock, Acoustic


Band Members:

Wade Walton: Guitars, Harmonicas, Mandoline Keys, Vocals

Michelle Marquette: Vocals, Keys, Percussion

Mike Bassick: Bass, Guitars, Ukulele, Mandoline, Vocals

Jim Marquette: Drums, Percussion, Audio/Sound Design, Technology



We are a talented group of musicians with unique tastes and interests. We put a modern arrangement on classic rock, country rock, and 80's rock.



Rush, The Police, The Cars, Prince, INXS, Fleetwood Mac, Jefferson Airplane, Foo Fighters, Styx, Supertramp, The Pretenders


Press contact:

Jim Marquette (484-995-0552)

Wade Walton (610-608-8641)


Booking agents:

Jim Marquette (484-995-0552)

Wade Walton (610-608-8641)



Online EPK / Press / Promotion:

Short Bio:

Walton Marquette plays an intriguing mix of favorites, and gems you almost forgot about, including Fleetwood Mac, Grace Potter, The Cars, The B-52’s, The Pretenders, The Decemberists, George Thorogood, Cheap Trick, The Cars, Shakey Graves, Train, Joe Walsh, Marshall Tucker, David Bowie, Audioslave, Pink Floyd and many more. We play acoustic or fully amplified to fit the venue!


Wade and Jim have played music together on and off for the better part of 20 years.   Michelle joined several years ago to add female lead vocals and harmonies as well as some awesome keyboard skills.  Michelle is also an accomplished Bass Guitar player and known for her musicianship and ability to pick up new songs quickly.   Mike Bassick is the newest addition to 'The Project' and adds impressive Bass and Vocal skills as well as excellent musicianship.   Together we are an impressive mix of musical skill and tastes playing rock and popular music from the 60's through today.  

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Label: Marquette Records, James Marquette |


Management: Michelle Marquette |


Booking: Wade Walton |


Social Media: Mike Bassick |


Set List

Your Love

Cuts Like a Knife

Summer of 69

You're All I've Got Tonight

Bye Bye Love

Dearly Departed

Paris Ooh La La

I've Just Seen A Face

Battle of Evermore

Gold Dust Woman

The Chain


Only Happy When It Rains

Hear and Now


Can't Stand Losing You

Private Idaho

Would I Lie To You

Missionary Man 

Hit Me With Your Best Shot

Stone In LoveAny Way You Want

Purple Rain

Down By The Water

The One I Love



I am the highway 

Drops of Jupiter 

Rocky Mountain Way

Long Long Way From Home

I've been thinking about you 

Can't You See 

It Wasn't Me

Ziggy Stardust

So Lonely


Don't misunderstand me

Ready to Go

Rock Lobster

Dangerous Type

Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

Fight for your Right to Party

Never Been Any Reason

Tech Rider

Walton Marquette does bring our own Instruments and back-line amplification

We own our own lighting, effects, mixing and PA systems.


For venues with house sound we require:

Inputs for:

4 Sennheiser E935 vocal mics

2 Instruments mics (Guitar Amp & Bass Amp)

2 Direct boxes for acoustic guitars 

4-5 Microphones for drums

Direct (1/4 inch) from an electronic drum module

Direct (1/4 inch) from Roland Juno DS keyboard

3-4 Floor Monitors



Typical Stage Plot

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