Cliff Martinez (born February 5, 1954) is an American musician and composer. Early in his career, Martinez was known as a drummer notably with the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Captain Beefheart . 
- Early life
Martinez was born in the Bronx, New York. Raised in...
- Red Hot Chili Peppers (1983–1986)
After several years drumming for such acts as Captain...
- Film composing
Eventually, Martinez' interests shifted and he focused his...
- Early life
Cliff Martinez was born in the Bronx and raised in Ohio, moving to California in 1976, just in time for the upheaval occasioned by punk.
Composer Cliff Martinez, who collaborated with director Refn on Drive, stated the films have similar styles, musically speaking, noting that for The Neon Demon he sought a "sparse electronic score."  He stated in an interview that the first half of the film resembles "a melodrama like Valley of the Dolls , and the second half is like The ...
The album is the last to feature drummer Cliff Martinez. Freaky Styley was produced by George Clinton, of Parliament-Funkadelic. "Jungle Man" and "Hollywood (Africa)" were released as promotional singles while "Catholic School Girls Rule" and "Jungle Man" had music videos made for them.
The following is a list of official releases by American musician Captain Beefheart.With various line-ups of musicians called The Magic Band, Beefheart released a total of 13 studio albums recorded between 1967 and 1982, after which he left music to concentrate on a career in painting, as Don Van Vliet.
Cliff Martinez (New York City, 5 de fevereiro de 1954) é um compositor de cinema e baterista, mais conhecido pelo seu trabalho com o Red Hot Chili Peppers.Foi contratado para substituir Jack Irons, que em 1986, retornaria para o grupo, substituindo-o.
Cliff Martinez (g.1954 m. vasario 5 d. Bronkse, Niujorke) yra kompozitorius, sukūręs garso takelius keliems amerikietiškiems kino filmams, tarp jų 2002 metais išleistam „Soliaris“, bei būgnininkas, grojęs su grupėmis „Red Hot Chili Peppers“, „The Dickies“, „The Weirdos“, taip pat su atlikėjais „Captain Beefheart“ ir Lydia Lunch
Cliff Martinez, född 5 februari 1954 i Bronx, New York är en amerikansk filmmusikkompositör och trumslagare.. Biografi. Martinez var medlem i rockgruppen Red Hot Chili Peppers 1984–1986 och har även spelat med Captain Beefheart, The Dickies, The Weirdos och Lydia Lunch.
Drive is a 2011 American action drama film directed by Danish filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn. The screenplay, written by Hossein Amini, is based on James Sallis ' 2005 novel Drive. The film stars Ryan Gosling as an unnamed Hollywood stunt driver who moonlights as a getaway driver. He quickly grows fond of his neighbor, Irene ( Carey Mulligan ...