Mr Big’s Eric Martin to return to Belfast this October
Friday 26th October 2018
The Belfast Empire
Tickets £19.25 are on sale now – buy yours here.
Eric Martin, Frontman of world famous Mr. Big has announced a brand new duo acoustic tour of the UK and Ireland for this October.
On this tour Eric will have David Cotterill joining him on stage on guitar as they take audiences through a selection of Mr. Big hits along with some of Eric’s solo material from his albums.
Eric Martin started his career singing at the end of the 70’s for a San Francisco band called 415. With 415, Eric played hundreds of shows opening for established act like Billy Squire, Hall & Oats, Journey, ZZ Top and Foreigner to name a few. 415 was signed to Elektra/Asylum records and “Sucker for a pretty face” was released after a name change to the Eric Martin Band (EMB).
The band parted ways after returning from a 1984-85 ZZ Top tour. After the break up, Eric continued to belt out songs and in 1985 and 1987 released “Eric Martin” and “I’m only fooling myself” solo efforts, which are lathered with Eric’s signature soulful voice and candid lyrics. In 1988-89, Eric would team up with Billy Sheehan, Pat Torpey and Paul Gilbert to form Mr. Big.
They would enjoy enormous success with the release of 6 studio albums, numerous hit singles and 6 top-selling live cd’s. All combined, worldwide sales top the 7 million mark.