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  Mrs Moto feat. Paul Johnson
When I brought my band to California from Australia last year I had plans to record a film clip of Mrs Moto, from my 2013 album "Going to Kaleponi", hopefully with Paul Johnson. I ran it past him and he agreed. Watch the video.  
  Video of Bombora at KFJC Radio
Watch a video of Martn playing live at KFJC radio in San Fransisco. This is Bombora like you've never heard it before! Take a look...  
  Shrunken Head Lounge Podcast
Martin is the feature artist for the Shrunken Head Lounge's 100th podcast. Read more...  
  Atlantics European Tour
All the details of The Atlantics European Tour on this page.

See you in Five video
The latest video from the album "Going to Kaleponi".


Makua Beach video
From the album "Going to Kaleponi". Shot on location at Makua Beach, Hawaii.

Surf Rock Music review
If you play guitar for the legendary Atlantics, you have to be good. Extremely good. Enter Martin Cilia. Extremely good doesn't begin to cover things... Read the rest...

Telstar video
In 1962 Joe Meek produced a song called Telstar, by the Tornadoes. Now, 50 years later, Martin has recorded a tribute to this famous song, along with a unique video featuring vintage guitars from his collection.

 Return of the Jaguar
The story of how the guitar used on "Revenge of the Surf Guitar" was reunited with its former owner after 40 years. Read the story here.
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Friday 4th April 2014
Newcastle NSW
(with Mental As Anything)

Saturday 5th April 2014
Central Coast NSW
(with Mental As Anything)

Friday 11th April 2014
Dee Why NSW
(with Mental As Anything)

Saturday 12th April 2014
Mundaring Weir Hotel
Mundaring WA
(with Mental As Anything)

Friday 27th June 2014
Petersham Bowling Club
Petersham NSW




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