Songwriter / Vocals
Also a Columbus native but his roots stem southwards to the heart of Bluesville, to the cradle of the blues… Memphis TN and Holly Springs Mississippi! His gritty vocal sound of conviction fuels the Mojo machine. He has been singing since he was a child, Started in the church with his four sisters, they called themselves the Richard Singers. (Another decader!) He says he can’t remember not writing or singing, music has been with him his whole life. His influences are Shirley Ceaser, Bobby Womack, Sam Cooke. Bobby Bland and Johnny Taylor. He fell in love with the blues at a juke joint in the back woods in Benton County Mississippi… Mark is also a published author!
Drums / Vocals
Born and raised in Columbus Ohio, Todd has been playing for a few decades as well, three to be exact! Todd delivers a solid foundation with strong background vocals, he’s not a songwriter (he claims) but he sure arranges pretty good! Over the years he has played with many bands, most recent band of note was Mari Jayne, who has opened for great acts like Quiet Riot and L.A. Gunns. His influences are Glen Kemuel, Buddy Rich and Joey Jordenson.
Keyboards / Vocals
Ohio native Keith Moore has a life long love of music that started as a child with piano lessons in 1969. During elementary to high school years he explored Jazz by playing in the schools Jazz Band, learning to play the French Horn and joining the school choir. While studying music in college at The Ohio State University he played professionally in various bands and solo piano events.
Keith focus changed after college making family and day job a priority. Reengaging music by playing in local blues jams became an outlet and a path back. This period of his life saw him honing his stage performance and discovering a love of the Blues and its history.
As a prior member of Mojo Theory (2007-2011), Keith contributed keyboards and continued development of the band catalog, specifically Mojo Theory’s CD entitled II (Two) released in 2009; The original instrumental “Baby Steps” being one contribution of note. Rejoining Mojo Theory in 2018 he continues to share his love of the Blues and creation of original Mojo Theory music with listeners today.