Martin 13 started his DJing career in one of Ljubljana’s most famous venues, club Gromka in Metelkova City, playing mostly rockabilly, swing and rock’n’roll tunes. He was there to witness the emergence of Slovenia’s swing dance scene, and has DJed at countless dance events, including the first Ljubljana Sweet Swing Festival, Vintage Swing Dance Society’s Swingers’ Party, Wheelsmania, All American Car meetings, Geeks Allowed – Swing Festival and Crossroad Club (Oslo, Norway), Route 66 (Zagreb, Croatia), Trash ‘n’ Burn US Car Meeting (Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia), Burnin’ Rubber (Potok pri Komendi, Slovenia), Dolce Vita (Rovinj, Croatia), Rockabilly Showdown (Vintage Industrial Bar, ZG, Croatia) and Austria’s biggest rockabilly event, Arena Halbstark’s Easter Rumble (Apr 2014).
Some of his favourite bands include: Stray Cats, The Hillbilly Moon Explosion, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Royal Crown Revue, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Johnny Cash, The Go Getters, The Space Cadets, Johnny Burnette & His Rock n Roll Trio, Chet Baker, Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps, Imelda May, Ray Collins Hot Club and others.
Every Saturday night Martin and his friends DJ at Slovenia’s biggest rock club, Orto Bar, Ljubljana.