He's a 29 yr. vet of the music biz...having played in many bands throughout his career, he's been an intregal member of the Peace Country's best bands...he's played guitar and bass in Stratewood, Sagebrush, Eldorado, Nite Shift, Bighorn, Tundra Lobos, Longhorn, The Longneck Buds, The Jess Lee Band, Verna Charlton and The Alberta Hey!Ride, Hillbilly Hurricane and the Marty Party! Marty is also an accomplished songwriter with 18 songs recorded and published. His comedy song-writing with Mark Fletcher has a huge following. He is a member of the Peace River Songwriter's Association. He is heading to Seattle to record in early 2007. Marty is an entertainer's entertainer and truly lives for LIVE MUSIC and the bands he plays with!!!
What's InsideBand Pics: Some Various Pics of the Bands
Stratewood...Marty's first band! 1970's: Pics of The Band
My Guitars and Instruments:
The Longneck Buds:
He's had the pleasure to share the stage and or studio with these great musiciansJess Lee: Award winning singer songwriter former lead singer of the...
Mark Fletcher: my all time favorite songwriter!
Dave Milner: former lead guitarist Rock n' Horse
Al Rodger: Producer and Engineer, Third Time Lucky
Bob Grant: Bob from the famous Grant family of drummers
Tim Pusey: Sundre, Alberta's multi talented entertainer
Pat Alger: Cowrites with Garth Brooks, Mark Fletcher, AND Marty Peterson
Richard Piche: Sagebrush, early 1980's
Les Toews: Hillbilly Hurricane!!!
Bernie Steward: founding member of...Bear Mountain Boys, Mile Zero
John Lacey: One of Canada's finest Steel Guitarists
Archie Maclean: Stratewood 2nd Drummer, Bear Mtn Boy
Frankie Rodgers: Canada's celebrated fiddler!!!
Nilan Ritter: G.I.T. Graduate...cool guitarist
Duane McKay: Only if I can bring my drummer...
Phil Stefanyk: Our great bass player-mid 80's
Trevor Coutts: The rodeo drummer!
Scott Christensen: drummer and band leader for the show band
Bill Loposhinsky: Bluegrass buddy of many shows!
Ron Molson: My Longneck Bud
Rick Tippe: We're mutual fans...
Darren Therriault: He liked the Y-fronts!
Craig Young: All guitars on "Third Time Lucky"
Dave Barker: The late great Dave Barker founder of Tower Bridge
Smokin' Joe Soprano: from the witness relocation program
Dave Knodel: Bringing the campfire to the stage
Brian Ellwood: one of the great country guitarists
Scott Bruvold: Scotty 2 Beers
Andy Greatrix: hip hip hooray for Uncle Andy
Verna Charlton: award winning country recording artist
Buz Gardiner: A country solo artist and great picker
Jason Cooper: just a great player, singer, songwriter
Dennis Hall: a road pro, great singer/player...we did a duo for awhile
Don Hall: The drummer from Binder Twang
Andie Ferraz: My great and true friend, one of the best players
Gord Kut: Stratewood, yeah!
Norm Kut: Stratewood steady bass and jamming bud
Chris Lambert: Female lead and harmony vocals Stratewood
sKuLLDoZeR: Tristan Bloody Petersin
Inspected By 40: J.A.R.
And has opened shows for or appeared at:The Stampeders: Canada's Classic Rock Band!
Rick Tippe: We're Fans...
Doug Kershaw: The Rajun' Cajun
Tom Russell: Songwriter of Classics such as Navajo Rug
Carolyn Dawn Johnson: Nashville's Finest-From Northern Alberta
Jumpin' Jack Flash: THE Rolling Stones Tribute!
Jerusalem Ridge: Alberta's top shelf bluegrass for many years
Merritt Mountain Music Festival:
Salmon Valley Music Festival: some pics of the old days
Alberta Bluegrass Association:
Ivan Daines Country Music Picnic:
The Northwest Washington Fair: Lynden, Washington