The Martinis


The Martinis
OriginLos Angeles, California, U.S.
GenresAlternative rock
Years active1993–present
LabelsCooking Vinyl, Distracted Records
Associated actsPixies
MembersJoey Santiago
Linda Mallari
Past membersRachel Haden
Dave Lovering
Dawn Richardson
Adam Topol
Tad Wadhams

The Martinis are a rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1993. The band consists of Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago and his wife Linda Mallari, both of Filipino descent.[1] They have released one album under the label Cooking Vinyl, Artist Direct, and Distracted/BMG. Their song "Free" was featured in the movie Empire Records and was on the movie's soundtrack album.


  • The Martinis (1998)
  • The Smitten Sessions E.P. (April 6, 2004) - released by Distracted Records, and featuring Pixies drummer Dave Lovering on the fifth track.
  • Smitten (May 4, 2004) - Released by Cooking Vinyl


  1. ^ "Joey Santiago - Culture and Ireland". 1994-10-05. Retrieved 2014-01-27.

External links

  • The Martinis at All Music