Martin is a Dublin/New York based Producer/Musician/Programmer & Lecturer.
He has over 30 years of international studio experience and recently collaborators include artists such as Stonebridge, Richard Morel, Chris Cox, Dirty Vegas, Nude Disco.
Martin has also lectured extensively on the Irish and International circuit on Music Business & Music Production.
Martin also served on the Irish Board of Directors of the International Charity ‘War Child’ from 2005 until 2007. Patrons of War Child have included Luciano Pavarotti, David Bowie, Kaiser Chiefs and Keane.
Since 2003 Martin has ventured into the DJ/producer sphere notching up Billboard and UK dance Top 20 hits respectively & was invited to represent Ireland at the recent Culture Collide Festival in Los Angeles (alongside Lindstrom, CSS, Isobel Campbell etc) by leading U.S. Indie music journal Filter Magazine.
Tracks by Martin have also been licensed to Hed Kandi (UK) Armada Records (Holland) and Fierce Angel (UK) Abercrombie and Fitch (International).
Following his collaboration with the Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra in 2009 Martin Clancy was invited to become “Artist in Residence” at New Yorks Premier Indie music series The Seaport Music Festival in May 2010. He co-founded the record label ‘Seaport Music Records’ with the Festival’s Curator Steve Dima with the express remit to “Produce, Create and Collaborate” on a series of original bespoke recordings. Recent interviews & profiles about Martin include The Sunday Times, CMJ & Hot Press. Martins recent work has featured on MTV, Zimbio, Virgin Media and Noisey/vice.
Martin is one of the first certified Ableton Live instructors in Ireland. Private courses can be designed to suit your personal needs. Martin’s specialty is in helping songwriters & producers in all genres maximize their creative & commercial potential through Ableton Live.