Born in Syracuse, New York, into a family of jazz musicians, New York City resident Don Martin’s professional bass career began with tours up and down the east coast backing up a New York funk band.
Don has become a staple in the downtown music scene. He has performed with numerous Black Rock Coalition artists, including Vernon Reid. Don found his way into session and jingle work and his rich bass sounds can be heard as the foundation for many a track in studios all over Manhattan.
You can catch Don on most Sundays thumping strings in...