Mariana Martinez is a music enthusiast, writer, and dancer currently studying at Occidental College in Los Angeles, California. Mariana has channelled her love of music through writing musician interviews and working for KOXY Radio. When she is not DJing as Funky Mar, you can find her front row at any show. She is excited to be a part of the Girl Underground Music team as a contributing blogger.
Harnessing Matisyahu’s reggae influence for an unlikely collaboration between GRiZ and the Grammy nominated artist gave opportunity for the artists to contemplate the state of senseless violence sweeping across the country.