March 2008
Martin Savale
aka Babu Stormz

Bass player for Asian Dub Foundation
Martin's Sun Sign
Scorpio 24th Oct

News on ADF
They have a new album and an upcoming tour in Japan. The Album is called Punkara and includes collaborations with Iggy Pop & Gogol Bordello. The new video of the single, Burning Fence from the album is up on

Interesting Bands
He recently saw Orion Arm at the Buffalo Bar
Also Hella

Music Influences
Hendrix, Bob Marley, Beefheart, John Lee Hooker, Robert Johnston, Sly and the Family Stone, and Jah Wobble. Martin feels the spirituality in Bob Marley's music. In Hendrix he hears notes coming out with no restrictions. Beefheart he described as the 'Pure Artist'. He also likes early punk especially songs like 'Happy House' by Siouxsie The Banshies, early Talking Heads, and Gang of Four.

Brother from another Planet

Hearts of Darkness A Filmaker's Apocalypse

Taxi Driver & Early Robert De Niro

Pan's Labyrinith

Book Papillion Henri Charrier
martin savale and banksy
martin savale on bike
martin savale in studio
Asian Dub Foundation Burning Fence
Asian Dub Foundation Burning Fence