marty walsh

Marty Walsh

Guitarist Marty Walsh is an Assistant Professor in the Ensemble and Music Production departments at Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. A veteran of the LA studio music scene, he has worked as a guitarist with some of the biggest names in the business. The early 1980s found him on the hits “9 to 5” by Dolly Parton, “She Works Hard For The Money” by Donna Summer, and “Heartlight” by Neil Diamond, to name a few. He has also recorded with John Denver, Eddie Money, Kenny Rogers, Sheena Easton and Christopher Cross, among others. In 1985, Marty did the guitar work on the Supertramp album ‘Brother Where You Bound’ and then toured with the band in 1985-86 and again in 1988 after playing on their 1988 release ‘Free As A Bird’. Also in 1986 Marty was a member of John Fogerty’s touring band for his first tour post CCR. Continuing to do recording sessions into the 1990s, he also was a part of the live band on the Nickelodeon Television show ‘Roundhouse’ which was critically acclaimed and ran from 1992 through 1994. In the late 90’s early 2000’s Marty was the guitarist on numerous Curb Records releases including three of Leann Rimes’ albums, ‘Sittin On Top Of The World’, ‘Leann Rimes’ and ‘I Need You’, whose title track peaked at #11 and spent 25 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100, and Steve Holy’s “Good Morning Beautiful” that topped the Billboard Country charts in 2002.

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