Marty Balin

Marty Balin

Marty Balin is the founder of The Jefferson Airplane. His voice is the instrument that helped establish the band with the song "Today" in the Monterey Pop film. the FM classic "Volunteers" in the Woodstock movie and "The Other Side Of This Life" in the Maysles Brothers film "Gimme Shelter". Marty and his Jefferson Airplane appeared at the three major rock festivals, Monterey, Woodstock and Altamont. When the Jefferson Starship initially launched the only Top 40 hits they had for the first few years were Marty Balin's renditions of "Miracles", "Count... more