Eric Martin’s contribution to the growth of house music as a global phenomenon is undeniable. Starting as a writer/programmer for Zomba/Jive Records, Eric came to fame as an original member of the seminal 90’s House act Technotronic, co-writing their classic “Pump Up The Jam” multi-platinum album and selling over 14 million copies worldwide.
Eric Martin – Technotronic
Eric has written and produced for Jeff Beck, Maxi Priest and the mighty Capleton among others. He has also developed a ground-breaking Retro House DJ set and established a career as a house music producer via collaborations with the likes of Ya Kid K (Technotronic), Shaun Escoffery and Akil The MC (Jurassic 5).
As a DJ, Eric brings classic flavoured house sounds to crowds across the world. His DJ sets fuse timeless classics with current floor-fillers, which are manipulated on his bespoke set up to great effect.
Using a combination of decks, hardware and MIDI controllers, Eric maintains a live element to his DJ performances and creates an environment where he can manipulate tracks on the fly. In addition, Eric maintains a dialogue with his audience, harking back to the days of New York’s block parties.
Eric regularly rocks international dance floors with his unique solo DJ performances. As well as touring with Technotronic, he has performed the ‘MC Eric DJ Set’ all over Europe in destinations such as Croatia, Portugal, Belgium, Spain and France.
Eric has combined the best elements of live performance with his unique turntable skills to create a breathtakingly dynamic DJ show which raises the roof every time!