April 23, 2007
This former opera singer-who has also appeared in major motion pictures, off-Broadway theater productions, numerous cable TV shows, as well as CMT’s “Popularity Contest“-is the definition of a well rounded performer.
Marthias favorite microphone? The EV N/D967, used with an RE-1 dual wireless system.
“Marthias favorite microphone? The EV N/D967, used with an RE-1 dual wireless system.”
Marthia’s first country CD “Born Again in Country“ has received national and international recognition and she has been out on the road promoting it. Music has always been in Marthia’s blood. Marthia, just like her grandmother, is a trained opera singer. Her great grandmother was a child Vaudeville star and her grandfather was the chief engineer for American Studios where Elvis Presley and others recorded. “As a child I was exposed to so many different types of music. “Music is the life and breath of me. There’s nothing like country music for the emotions… the drama,“ Marthia says.
Previous Promotions/ radio play and appearances have included: CMT radio tour, in studio radio performances in TX, IA, NE, CO, KS, WY, and NY (just to name a few), Sirius Satellite Radio, ABC stations, WBNYC, featured and /or played on radio stations in the USA, Europe, Canada, and even Japan. Marthia’s single “Picture Perfect Girl“ has just hit commercial radio and is getting a great response.
Marthia has also been featured in Country Weekly magazine, The New York Times, The Denver Post, Nashville City Paper, Dallas Morning News, and many online websites, including CMT.com. Marthia Sides’ “Born Again in Country“ is available on ITunes, AolMusic, CDbaby.com, and many other online sites, as well as select Hastings stores Nationwide.www.marthia.com www.myspace.com/marthia www.cmt.com