Related Information for Martin Briley Martin Briley is a British born singer-songwriter, guitarist and keyboardist.Briley began playing and writing music when he was ten years old.At the age of seventeen, he and his band "Mandrake Paddle Steamer" (later shortened to Mandrake) signed their first record deal with Parlophone/EMI, and subsequently recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studios.Briley was later signed to George Martin's AIR group of companies and went on to become an important part of the London studi.. read more