Arts & Entertainment Industry Forum: Reid Martin

Program alum and co-founder of Simple Play Entertainment Reid Martin stopped by our weekly forum for a one-on-one interview with Professor Lo Faber (09/14/2015).

About Reid Martin

While still a Music Industry Studies major at Loyola, Reid co-founded Simple Play Management in 2006 with fellow alum and current adjunct Michael Twillman, where he currently serves as Director of Artist Management. Founded in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, Simple Play has been an active leader in revitalizing the New Orleans music community. By providing a common ground for natives and transplants to join the reborn music scene and promoting musical acts both locally and across the country, Simple Play not only established itself as a pioneer in up-and-coming music styles and genres, it helped rebuild the music community in New Orleans.

Since 2006, Simple Play has worked with artists such as Galactic, GIVERS, Moon Taxi, STRFKR, Ra Ra Riot, J. Roddy Walston and the Business, BATHS, Geographer, The Glitch Mob, White Denim, Futurebirds, Black Moth Super Rainbow, Washed Out, The Features, Little Dragon, Sage Francis, EOTO, Royal Teeth, Lotus, ESKMO, Star Slinger, and more.