Tom Martini

Tom Martini

Tom is an sponsored artist. Representing brands such as Ibanez, Morley, DiMarzio Tom creates instrumental guitar music but has also been a part of Distorted Voice, the non- instrumental part of his musical side. Tom Martini, currently lives in sunny Florida! His list of accomplishments include, music on the show MADE, MTV, NFL Europe, Guitar Player Magazine, many radio stations, the NAMM show, opening for major artists, such as Molly Hatchet, Breaking Benjamin, and Michael Schenker. Tom has a solid list of support from major guitar equipment companies, industry , and musicians all over the world. Getting his start in music on drums Tom later switched to the guitar and hasn’t looked back since. He has written music for his band Distorted Voices, Intellegent Life, and his self titled instrumental band Tom Martini. Known for his soaring leads, extreme wah pedal destruction , and powerful riffs. His music can be found onall the major online retailers, in Germany, and many other internet based stores. His list of endorsements got its start when Morley Pedals responded to a promo kit that Tom sent them. He has represented Morley for nearly 15 years and has conducted clinics all over the US for them. Being a lifelong Ibanez player, Tom set out to show the world what he does and he does it loud and proud! Check out the social sites like Instragram and Soundcloud for pics and music today!

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What is music to you? What does it give you?

It breathes life into my tired soul. I speak through every note that I play. Expression of different experiences and emotion is why I do what I do!

What is your music dream?

To have people like what I do! I would love to jam with Satraini , Petrucci and Jake E Lee one day! A world tour wouldn’t hurt either! lol

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

End hate!!! End bullying!!! End homelessness!!!! Cure all types of diseases!!!!

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Of my childhood?...hmm....probably some 50’s song my parents played? I don’t know.....We Will Rock You- Queen maybe??

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Dream Theater, Joe Satriani, Jake E Lee, Rush.... and a whole lot more!!!

What inspires you to make music?

Anyone who takes the time out of their lives to play my music, follow me, or see me live!!!!

What is the message you want to send with your music?

It’s music! Music is an escape from reality! Come on this journey with me!!!

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

I become a totally different person once I plug that guitar in.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

Do it for you! Don’t ever do it for the money but make a living at it if that’s what you want. The 80’s are long gone and it’s every musician for themselves now!

What do you think of Drooble?

An excellent platform that out there for us to thrive again!

What frustrates you most as a musician?

No pay from clubs.... oh wait there is no clubs either! lol

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Try everything you can to make yourself heard!

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

hmmm let me think about this one but until then.......me! ha