Things that inspire and interest Steven C. Martin, a musician/composer/producer born & raised in Los Angeles and also 1/2 of The Eclectic Beings, instrumental artists/music production team.

 

My rig for tonight. Playing at a Smooth Jazz/R&B/Soul gig. This should be fun! #YamahaMotifES #YamahaMotifXS #AllMotifEverything (at Crowne Plaza LAX Hotel)

My rig for tonight. Playing at a Smooth Jazz/R&B/Soul gig. This should be fun! #YamahaMotifES #YamahaMotifXS #AllMotifEverything (at Crowne Plaza LAX Hotel)

Just saw #RogerGuenveurSmith’s one-man play about Rodney King. It was a very riveting performance.  (at Grand Performances)

Just saw #RogerGuenveurSmith’s one-man play about Rodney King. It was a very riveting performance. (at Grand Performances)

#ThrowbackThursday Playing some Jazz at Cerritos College back in 2006. Photo by @wrnrg. #TBT

#ThrowbackThursday Playing some Jazz at Cerritos College back in 2006. Photo by @wrnrg. #TBT

A portion of a piece I’m working on. I’m considering adding other sections, like a chorus or bridge, but I may just keep it like this. #Logic #Composition

Me, @itsjusmikey @quintinferb @kendalllewis & @noahhernandez goin’ in on “Lady” by #DAngelo last night. It’s always a pleasure playing alongside these amazing musicians! (at G|S Sports Bar & Lounge)

A few of my favorite political cartoons that protesting against Brazil’s lavish spending on hosting this year’s World Cup rather than using that money to improve the impoverished economic conditions that many of the country’s citizens are in.

1st: http://www.marxist.com/images/stories/brazil/fifa-cartoon.jpg

2nd: “Let Them Eat Football” http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/6/9/1402326939575/Graffiti-painted-by-Brazi-009.jpg

Here’s a new instrumental piece that I’ve composed. I wrote it with hopes of it being included on a film score. I hope you enjoy it!

Taking a break on a rooftop from a studio session in #Hollywood. This is a pretty cool view of the city. (at Cosmo Lofts)

Super dope DJ/Video set by #PeanutButterWolf at the #StonesThrowPicnic. (at Grand Performances)

Super dope DJ/Video set by #PeanutButterWolf at the #StonesThrowPicnic. (at Grand Performances)

This has become one of my favorite shows. It’s now in the fourth season, which is also going to be the last one. The episodes have always been super trippy since the first season,so I’m really looking forward to seeing how the series will resolve. #Wilfred

This has become one of my favorite shows. It’s now in the fourth season, which is also going to be the last one. The episodes have always been super trippy since the first season,so I’m really looking forward to seeing how the series will resolve. #Wilfred