Marc Alan is an American musician and the founder of the alternative band Flares. After his first release as Flares, he has continued to work on traditional albums, singles and film/commercial work. At first picking up the guitar in his early teens, he soon gravitated to the piano as well while growing up in Maryland. Early on, he started performing the many venues around the Baltimore area and has since worked with musicians across the world.

"The goal I will always have is to simply create music that I am proud of. When it comes down to it, it just has to make me feel something."  ( - Interview)