The John Martin Sound. › Forums › Music and Movies › The John Martin Sound. This topic has 1 reply, 2 voices, and was last updated 12 years, 11 months ago by aaron yates. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts 19 September 2009 at 9:13 pm #9176 Vat69Player 308 Posts Started 3,783 Participant 4,091 Total Posts Heard last night that John Martin, AKA Melvyn Leatherbarrow, had a heart attack on Thursday/Friday and is in a bad way. Personally, I can’t believe the guy is still gigging at 65 years of age. No wonder he’s had a heart attack. Was due on at Newtown labour T’neet, but it’s Cancelled. (Obviously) 19 September 2009 at 9:26 pm #9177 aaron yatesPlayer 231 Posts Started 1,161 Participant 1,392 Total Posts i dont think its the 1st time hes had heart attack mate Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic. Log In Username: Password: Keep me signed in Log In › Forums › Music and Movies › The John Martin Sound.