MARTY MONE, Singer, Songwriter, Performer, Agricultural Contractor, Trucker, this man has a style of his own and is not afraid to show it.
How It Started
Marty was driving Tractors and Playing the Guitar at a very early age. By 18 he was working full time driving Tractors, Diggers and Lorries and gigging with a band at the weekends. Somewhere in the middle of all that he started writing & recording his own songs and making his own music videos.
Then came Hit the Diff, Marty wrote this song while out working on the Digger and Lorry and it was about his daily life on the road. It all started as a bit of craic and Marty published this video to You Tube in Late 2014, Marty Made the video from pictures which he took on his phone while out working and also includes pictures of Marty out driving from a very early age, This video took off immediately, and it didn’t end there.
This all lead to the release of his 1st Album “Hit The Diff” which he fully Wrote, Recorded, Mixed and Mastered and published himself featuring 10 Original Songs and becoming one of the biggest selling independent releases since it’s 1st release in 2015. Other songs on his album are now a roaring success including “Better Than A Dream” which is extremely popular as a First Dance Song at Weddings.
Marty set up his own Record Label “Marty Mone Music” and he also Records, Mixes and Masters his own songs in his own Studio “The Plot Cottage Studio” which he purposely built to record his own music. Marty also shoots and edits his own music videos.
Marty went on to Play at CROKE PARK, SSE AREA BELFAST, THE LATE LATE SHOW, THE RTE ICMA AWARDS, THE PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS, BALMORAL SHOW, PETERBOROUGH TRUCK SHOW UK, HIGHLAND SHOW SCOTLAND and numerous Local & National Radio Stations and TV Shows to name a few.
Marty then released Slip the Clutch in Late 2015 and it followed in the success of Hit the Diff, Slip the Clutch is mainly about Lorries and the events of trucking life which again Marty experienced daily, in July 2018 Marty released his 2nd Album “STEER THE REAR” which together went on to get over 3 Million streams on SPOTIFY in 6 Months in over 64 countries worldwide.
This album is a mix of many genres including: Pop / Folk / Dance / Country / Rap / Rock & Alternative.
This is Marty’s second fully Original Album featuring 10 Original Songs.
Marty also recorded a new TV Ad with EUROSPAR which quickly followed by a second TV Advert for Christmas 2017 & Christmas 2018 Plus Marty’s Original Song “The Ploughing Song” was used for a TV Advert by RTE for the 2017 Ploughing Championships. To date Marty’s YouTube Music Channel “Marty Mone Music” has over 19 Million Views and 36,000 Subscribers with growing success on Sound Cloud which has over 1.8 Million Streams, Marty is now gigging all over Ireland and UK and playing on the same stage as some of Ireland and UK’s biggest stars.
2019 is off to a very promising start, Marty has performed on the Sunday World Stage at C2C in 3Arena Dublin, Methven – New Zealand, and is booked to play Live at Marquee in Cork Supporting Nathan Carter and at various TruckFest Events in the UK throughout the year where he will be showcasing his new Scania R580 V8 Truck.
Marty has just released a new recorded version of Manhattan Morning in March 19, The video for this was shot in New York City and has been Produced by Marty.
Marty’s Live Show promises to offer a great night of entertainment, showcasing his own original songs, Cover Songs, and a Little Bit of Madness!!