shallos image of shallos evil scientist Shallos started with a 4-track simply to explore song writing and recording, but morphed into Mark’s solo project, then a live band, and now back to a recording project. Things start from a simple acoustic guitar and work out from there, sometimes staying that way but often working into fuller arrangements that explore the landscapes of alternative, indie and post-rock.

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birthday pony image of birthday pony Birthday pony was a math/punk/indie rock band consisting of Mark Ukura on guitars and Larry (Steven) McKnight on the drums. Birthday pony hailed from the little town of Brainerd, MN.

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