New Management Firm Seeks Artists

Wake the Sun

Music industry veteran R. Wayne Martin has launched Martin Artist Management, and is seeking acts for its roster. An independent boutique management firm founded by 30-year music industry veteran Martin, officially launched with the signing of its first two acts: New York rock band Wake the Sun and U.K. singer/songwriter James Edgar. The firm will represent clients in all aspects of their careers, including artist development, fan base cultivation and growth and the exploitation of intellectual properties - all while establishing the relationships required in today’s music market.

Martin has spent significant time in various sectors of the industry and developing a wide-ranging set of skills in the process. He began his career in marketing at CBS Records/Sony Music, promoting artists in pop, rock, and country genres while consistently moving from one area of discipline to another. To find out more, go to