Late 70's -L.A. studio session work, an album on Polydor with "Waves", produced & engineered by Bill Halverson (Crosby,Stills,Nash-Stephen Stills-Bill Withers), Co-Publishing deal with April Music, songs recorded by Englebert Humperdinck, Clifford T. Ward, Cecilio & Kapono, Rick Dees. Multiple instrumentals on the Triple Scoop, Mood Media, Muzak playlists. Song placements in two Amazon series, two Showtime Series, ABC (The Kids Are Alright), Hulu, Apple T.V., NBC ("This Is Us"), and a Netflix movie-The Discovery, with Robert Redford. Currently in a Classic Rock band called The Ravelers (ravelers.com), a Central Coast of California band called Earls of Tuesday (earlsoftuesday.com), an acoustic trio-Dynamite Dawson (dynamitedawson.com), & The Fab 8, honoring music from The Beatles. Producing music for jingles, film scores, independent recording projects, writing whenever possible, and so grateful to have been able to make a living doing something I love for over 50 years.

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Still making a living doing what I love to do..... music.......Life is good!

Within the last few months, Fervor Records has placed several songs in two Amazon series, two Showtime Series, ABC, Hulu, Epix, and NBC ("This Is Us") and a Netflix movie-The Discovery, with Robert Redford.

Hopefully----more to come!

Musician - Vocalist - Producer

HERE'S MY STORY

High school rock bands in the late 60's, road tours in a show band in the early to mid 70's.

Late 70's - Los Angeles studio session work (including Stephen Stills, Spellbound, Clifford T. Ward, Rick Dees), an album on Polydor with a band called "Waves", produced & engineered by Bill Halverson (Crosby,Stills,Nash - Stephen Stills - Cream - Bill Withers)

Co-Publishing deal with CBS (April Music) in the late 70's - Songs recorded by Englebert Humperdinck, Clifford T. Ward, , Rick Dees, Joey Travolta, Cecilio & Kapono..... 12 instrumental tunes in the Mood Media (MUZAK), Getty Images, Music Choice, Triple Scoop Music, Perpetual Music Group libraries - Song placements in two Amazon series: "Red Oaks"and "An American Girl Story", a 2017 Netflix-Robert Redford movie called "The Discovery", two songs in a Showtime series called "I'm Dying Up Here", "On Becoming A God in Central Florida", ABC show "The Kids Are Alright", NBC show, "This Is Us", Hulu "Marvels Runaways", Epix show "The Harry Quebert Affair".

Producing music for jingles, film scores (including music for several surf films for Quiksilver, Brian Bleak, and Third Eye Productions), Independent CD projects....

Currently in a Classic Rock band called The Ravelers (ravelers.com), a band that plays music for kids & their parents called The Happy Crowd (happycrowd.com), an acoustic guitar / vocal trio called Dynamite Dawson (dynamitedawson.com), and an 8 piece acoustic group honoring the music of The Beatles called The Fab 8 (thefab8.com).

Writing whenever possible, and feeling grateful to have been able to make a living doing something I love for over 46 years.

  • Member Since: 2003
  • Last Login: 6/25/2022

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Jim Pfeifer
over 30 days ago to Martie Echito

Congratulations on your placements Martie. Your songs are top-notch! I'm not surprised!

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Martie Echito
over 30 days ago

Thanks! That's a big compliment coming from you! Life is good!



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Randy Steward
over 30 days ago to Martie Echito

Just listened to "She Takes Me Away"...nice tune. Going back to listen to some more of them. NICE!!

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Martie Echito
over 30 days ago

Thanks Randy! Just listened to a few of your songs too...nice work! Love the lyrics....you paint good pictures with your stories. Music is healing...we're the lucky ones!



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Joseph Miller
over 30 days ago to Martie Echito

Wow what a voice.... Bravo Martie Echito...
Its times like these I Wonder... Great tune!

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Martie Echito
over 30 days ago

Hey Joseph, thanks for the kudos!! Just listened to several of your tunes....really enjoyed them. We're still making music after all these years....we're the lucky ones!



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