Ross E Martinie Eiler is a hand-hammering, key-slamming, rockâ€™nâ€™boogie piano man.
Ross Martinie Eiler has headlined 1950s-themed theater shows around the country, including Piano-Pumping Rockâ€™nâ€™Roll (produced by Lonely Street Productions â€“ AZ) and The Birth of Rockâ€™nâ€™Roll (produced by One Pulse Productions â€“ IN). He was named one of the â€œBest Rockâ€™nâ€™Roll Musicians in Southern Indianaâ€ by the Bloomington Herald-Times. He has shared a stage with many fine musicians including Ray Charles, Bob Seeley, Carl â€œSonnyâ€ Leyland, Marcia Ball, Jenn Cristy, Robert Shaw, Eddie Clendening, Michael Monroe Goodman, Durand Jones and David LaSuertmer.
He currently plays with Martinieâ€™s Boogie Three (Joe Donnelly â€“ saxophone, John Valdez â€“ drums). Martinieâ€™s Boogie Three explores the rockâ€™nâ€™roll side of blues & boogie-woogie piano and celebrates the high-energy dance music of the 1950s. Itâ€™s a flurry of bounce that combines original works with crowd-pleasers by Louis Jordan, Fats Domino, Little Richard, Ray Charles & Jerry Lee Lewis.
In 2018, Martinieâ€™s Boogie Three released their first full-length self-titled LP