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Birth of Happiness

Birth of Happiness

Alternative / Rock / Ambient Salem, OR  US



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  • Michael "Pops" McGee (Artist)
    Michael "Pops" McGee
    Listening to Fading Away. Very good. Keep it coming! Pops opted in :-)
  • Chuck Brunicardi (Artist)
    Chuck Brunicardi
    "So Surreal" wow Manny. What an impressive work! Guitar is amazing with expressive vocals. LA best wishes.
  • BadgerStatic (Artist)
    Cool Work!
  • Emmas Ringer (Artist)
    Emmas Ringer
    Great guitar work! Keep it up :) Here to show our support. ER
  • The Lost Will Follow (Artist)
    The Lost Will Follow
    City wandering is awesome. Keep up the good work.
  • J Wildd (Artist)
    J Wildd
    Hard work is always appreciated, nice...



Bio: The origins of Birth of Happiness start with Manny Martinez. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Martinez began studying music at the age of 8 and began playing the guitar at age 13. By age 17, Martinez moved to Boston, MA to study at the prestigious Berklee College of Music where he graduated Magna Cum...See Full Bio

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Manny Martinez

Vocals, Guitar




"Manny is all glower and surly stare. He has somehow managed to capture the cynicism of the jaded veteran and the wide eyed rapture of the newly converted at the same time. He is constantly reminding me of how I felt when I first got into the business. I am reminded of how much fun that this can actually be."

— Shawn Campbell - grammy nominated record producer

Recent Blogs

We're here
Jul 16, 2014

Its been a long time coming, but Birth of Happiness is now in Portland, OR. We a... [more]

EP now available for sale!
Jul 22, 2012

The Birth of Happiness EP is now for sale on itunes! Enjoy!


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