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Josh Martinez drops teaser tracks from upcoming album, Blotto [Audio]

Vancouver, BC – Halifax’s Josh Martinez is back and better than ever with his second solo effort, Blotto. The new album is set for digital release on October 29th and physical release on November 19th through Camobear Records.

Josh Martinez - Blotto [Audio]

Co-produced by legendary director and producer, Stuey Kubrick, and songwriting savant, Sapient, Blotto features guest appearances from Ceschi, Stevie Ross, Sapient and Evil Ebenezer. Weaving epic musicality with a master storyteller’s instinct, the production is layered and melodic, the lyrics biting and raw, and Martinez’s voice, broken and uplifting. “Get My Jacket” ft. Ceschi & Sapient”,”Cross That Road” and “Lay Down (My Dogs)” have been dropped for free online here and can also be heard below. Catch Josh Martinez live when he tours across Canada in November and December (dates below).


October 31 – Portland, OR – Hawthorne Theatre

November 1 – Boise, ID – The Reef

November 2 – Ketchum, ID – Whiskey Jaqcques

November 6 – Spokane, WA – Red Room

November 7 – Nelson, BC – Spirit Bar

November 8 – Kelowna, BC – Habitat

November 9 – Fernie, BC – Northern Bar and Stage

November 12 – Calgary, AB – Broken City

November 13 – Edmonton, AB – Wunderbar (w/ Repartee)

November 14 – Revelstoke, BC – Traverse

November 15 – Lethbridge, AB – The Slice Bar and Grill

November 16 – Saskatoon, SK – Louis’ Pub

November 21 – Vancouver, BC – The Portside Pub

November 23 – Whitehorse, YK – Town and Mountain Hotel

November 24 – Bellingham, WA – Shakedown

November 28 – Thunder Bay, ON – Crocks

November 29 – Toronto, ON – Rancho Relaxo (w/ More Or Les, Swamp Thing, Wordburglar)

December 3 – Ottawa, ON – Ritual

December 4 – Kingston, ON – Overtime Sports Bar


Twitter: @BigJoshMartinez

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Kassandra has her hands in several cookie jars. Born in Ontario but raised on the West coast, she is currently located in the wonderfully diverse East side of Vancouver. With a passion for all things creative KassKills is a hair stylist by day and HipHopCanada's West Coast Regional Editor by night. Music and public relations are her true passions and although she didn't inherit the talent of her musician father she makes her mark on the industry through other avenues. By night you can catch KassKills at almost every Vancity hip-hop show, shaking hands and snapping photos while covering and supporting the local music scene. On top of that she works closely with one of the cities most reputable concert promotors, Timbre Concerts. Kass is a hustler by nature and works hard to play a key role Vancity's hip-hop scene. Over the years she has seen, photographed and interviewed many of hip-hop's top artists such as T.I, Raekwon, Sheek Louch, Noreaga, Black Milk, Waka Flocka, Ab-Soul & Dizaster.

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