Marvin the Martian

Its been nearly a year since Marvin aka ‘Marvin The Martian’ released ‘I Hate My Job’… Since then, he’s signed a major label deal with Universal’s new label NoCarbon Records, spent the summer in Bristol recording a ground-breaking album, lined up the first single for 3rd December, made a video with indie director Paul Morricone in Leeds and has just been confirmed as support on the forthcoming Lethal Bizzle headline tour… So much news in one go, here’s a breakdown…

Single: ‘Get By (Be Good)’ Released 3rd December

This is the first track to come from a summer spent in the studio with Emmy award winning producer Bob Locke (Massive Attack, Tricky & Goldfrapp). Moving on from the Grindie sound, this is a Brixton Vs Bristol soundclash that delivers beats & rhymes in an emphatic style. ‘Get By (Be Good)’ reflects upon life in Lon don right now.

Video: Directed by Paul Morricone

Marvin The Martian - Get By (Be Good)Is now available online: Marvin The Martian Video. Paul Morricone (Forward: Russia !, The Young Knives, The Holloways) delivers a part performance / part animated video starring Marvin as a modern day artful dodger.

Confirmed Support on Lethal Bizzle Tour

Marvin is opening the show on Lethal Bizzle’s ‘'The Hook Up Presents Back to Bizznizz Tour'’ Tour along with Skinny Man. Dates are as follows:

Thu 22 Nov Bristol Academy
Fri 23 Nov Sheffield The Plug
Sat 24 Nov Coventry Colloseum
Sun 25 Nov SouthamptonThe Brook
Wed 28 Nov Brighton Concorde
Thu 29 Nov Lon don Islington Academy
Sat 01 Dec Newcastle The Cluny
Sun 02 Dec Glasgow Arches – Club Night
Tue 04 Dec NottinghamStealth
Fri 07 Dec Oxford Zodiac
Sat 08 Dec Manchester Roadhouse
Sun 09 Dec Stoke Sugarmill

By: Michelle Adabra

Marvin the Martian

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