Martie Echito
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..... several instrumental tunes in the Mood Media, Getty Images-Pump Audio, Music Choice, Triple Scoop Music libraries - Song placements in"Red Oaks" (2017 Amazon series), and "The Discovery" (2017 Robert Redford movie).

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.