Carl Martin aka Transient has been producing electronic music since 1994 and non-electronic music since his young years. Through the local BBS scene he was introduced to tracking software, and is still using trackers as his basic composition tool to this day (Renoise) He has a discography spanning more than 50 releases and hundreds and hundreds of tracks in a multitude of genres. Aside from a load of netlabel and some commericial releases Transient runs 'Noisy Vagabond', a web site to distribute his 'extra material' like mini-albums made with a Palm handheld (Bhajis Loops) and other oddities, and his twisted artwork.
Transient's catalogue @ last.fm
Transient is also the name of a space rock band that features Brian Fair of Shadows Fall and Overcast on guitar, Scott McCooe of Overcast on bass, Kevin Rheault on drums, and Tim Hayes on guitar and vocals.
Music can be heard @
Transient is a progressive metal band from Vernon, New Jersey.
There is also an artist named Transient who did several NIN remixes.