Monthly Archives: December 2013

Oh Come, Oh Come, Emmanuel

I’ve added a new “play through” video to this blog about my 2012 Christmas single. I hope you enjoy it!
Merry Christmas!
Mike 12/24/2013

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Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year. As a child, growing up in New England, I was always singing in the church choir, concert choir at school, caroling, performing in Christmas Pageants and plays. So many wonderful memories and experiences with my family and friends and just doing my active part in my hometown.

I have often been asked about recording some Christmas music, and this year (2012) the time was finally right for me to make an offering to the Christmas catalogue!

I chose to pull together this arrangement from some of my favorite spiritual Christmas carols. As much as I enjoy the fun of all of the secular traditions, imagery, shopping and gift giving it felt right to make this first one reflect a bit more of my own humble and personal sentiments for “The Reason for The Season”. (I was raised Catholic. What can…

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Orange OR50 & PPC412 Compact Cabinet Video Demo/Review

http://www.orangeamps.comhttp://www.mikemartin.net

This is a demo/review of the Orange OR50 Head and PPC412 Compact Cabinet. I mic’d the cabinet with an SM57 into my Pro Tools rig and used no effects or EQ to give an honest representation of the sound of the speaker.

Spoiler Alert: You may hear a couple of snippets of new music that has yet to be released…

Purchase Music on iTunes:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/2-o…
on CDBaby:
http://www.cdbaby.com/Artist/MikeMartin


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