Maru Martinez / Paper Hero
Maru Martinez is a guitarist from Montevideo, Uruguay. She started playing guitar at age 14 when she received her first electric guitar; shortly after she joined a band and started playing shows locally. Later on her musical interests branched out to music production and she started recording and producing her music at home. In 2014, Maru moved to Chicago and formed her current band Paper Hero that has just released their debut EP and plan to continue writing and potentially tour. EMG pick ups has been integral part of Maru’s playing and production journey ever since she received her first guitar with EMGs and started experimenting with tones and recording guitars.