Martin has been playing guitar since the age of 14. He's also been known to pick up a Dobro, Lap steel or Cello from time to time.
His band "the Baxters" was part of the Power Pop scene in the late 70s early 80s. Their tracks have appeared in several compilations since then and attracted notice from as far away as Japan.
Martin moved to Atlanta in 1998 and started studying Jazz guitar. His favorite types of music are Jazz, Blues, R&B and Rock."
Influences: Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, David Bowie, The Ramones, John McLaughlin, Wes Montgomery, Bill Frisell, and Link Wray.
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