Concert Triple Header 11-17-2017 – Will Evans  at Rockwood Music Hall 7PM – The Alpaca Gnomes at Arlene’s Grocery 9PM – The Boobies at Rockwood Music Hall 10PM

Concert Triple Header 11-17-2017 Will Evans Music at Rockwood Music Hall 7PM The Alpaca Gnomes at Arlene’s Grocery 9PM The Boobies at Rockwood Music Hall 10PM The #LowerEastSide of Manhattan is certainly a hotbed breeding ground for musical talent. With The Music Matters thirsting for #livemusic after a slowed schedule, last evening most definitely quenched that for us with a triple potpourri of musical excellence First last evening […]

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SOLD OUT – Rainbow Kitten Surprise – Rough Trade NYC 12-5-2017

SOLD OUT – Rainbow Kitten Surprise – Rough Trade NYC 12-5-2017 Rainbow Kitten Surprise is a #bandontherise . The Music Matters has called your attention to this band many times. In an #ifyousnoozeyoulose minute every ticket in what will most likely be their last live show of 2017 was sold. Pamnation called this blogger’s attention (as well as the legions of #pamnation followers) to the event so, our […]

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The Music Matters Celebrates tonight in NYC!!!

Tonight #TheMusicMatters will be celebrating the birthdays of Matthew McConaughey, #SeanCombs, #ralphmacchio, Kathy Griffin #JeffProbst#LorettaSwit, #MarkyPost and this blogger at PIANOS enjoying the music of TJ Kong and the Atomic Bomb, Sir Cadian Rhythm and Wild Planes. All this professionally curated by Pamnation for the evening. Come on down .I guarantee one of the people mentioned will be there. Pamnation Presents Facebook invite #Pamnation #TJKongandTheAtomicBomb #SirCadianRhythm#WildPlanes #LiveMusic #Pianos  

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The Georgia Flood – Arlene’s Grocery – Oct 24th 2017

The Georgia Flood Arlene’s Grocery Oct 24th 2017 Last night The Music Matters had one of the great nights in this blogger’s history. Music curator/promoter Pamnation advised us on these up and coming rockers from #Atlanta earlier this year. #Thegeorgiaflood are Brooks Mason (lead guitar/vocals), Lane Kelly (bass/vocals), Damian Navarro (drums) and Gavin Deleshaw-(lead guitar). What these young men do is take various […]

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Rising Star Concert Alert TONIGHT!!!-The Georgia Flood – Arlene’s Grocery NYC

The Georgia Flood Arlene’s Grocery Tuesday October 24th 7PM If one could pinpoint the type of group that inspires The Music Matters to blog, this would be it. Tonight we are extremely excited to see #TheGeorgiaFlood live for the first time at #ArlenesGrocery in #NYC. Their genre-bending tunes harmoniously and melodically blend blues,rock and other styles makes their brand unique.First brought to […]

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CAAMP – Doc Robinson – Mercury Lounge NYC – 9-21-2016 – SOLDOUT!!!

CAAMP Doc Robinson Mercury Lounge 9-21-2016 #SOLDOUT!!! Caamp’s tune “All The Debts I Owe” is number one on the official SpotifyMusic Matters playlist and with good reason. They are one of the hottest music duos touring the country right now. The Music Matters was turned on to #Caamp earlier this year when music curator/promoter Pamnation highly recommended these Columbus, Ohio based #indiefolk #footstomping#rockers. With […]

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Lilly Hiatt – Brian Dunne – The Evening Muse 9-9-2017

Lilly Hiatt Brian Dunne The Evening Muse 9-9-2017 Visiting friends in Charlotte last week this blogger found himself thirsting for live music on a Saturday night. Looking through the local paper Creative Loafing Charlotte we noticed songstress #LillyHiatt on the bill at #TheEveningMuse. The Music Matters had been advised by music curator/promoter Pamnation that Lilly rocked Rhythm and Roots Festival the week before and should not […]

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Karma Darwin – Hey Stamford Food Festival – August 26th, 2017

Karma Darwin Hey Stamford Food Festival August 26th, 2017 Karma Darwin is an Indie/Rock/Folk/Reggae foursome based in Brewster NY. Members are Drew Stubbs-Stroud (vocals/guitar),Alex Peterson (vocals/guitar) John Newton (vocals/bass) and Ryan Lowry drums & Percussion They came to the attention of The Music Matters first through this blogger’s daughter, their excellence confirmed by music curator/promoter Pamnation . The opportunity […]

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Leopold and his Fiction Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk Brooklyn, NY 8-10-2017

Leopold and his Fiction Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk Brooklyn, NY 8-10-2017 The Music Matters had been anxiously awaiting the return of Leopold and his Fiction to NY ever since the rumors of their then upcoming tour with She Wants Revenge and Bush were going around. Introduced to the band through music promoter/curator Pamnation this evening did not disappoint. Austin based and […]

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Newport Folk Festival 2017 – Preview – Blind Pilot

Newport Folk Festival 2017 Preview Blind Pilot Appearance time: Friday July 28th 12:40 PM on the Fort stage Bandmates : Israel Nebeker (vocals, guitar), Ryan Dobrowski (drums, percussion), Kati Claborn(various strings,percussion and vocals), Luke Ydstie,(bass,vocals) Ian Krist (vibraphone, percussion), Dave Jorgensen (trumpet,keys) Hometown: Portland, OR Web: http://www.blindpilot.com/ Newport Folk Festival is the first tour stop of 38 […]

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Newport Folk Festival 2017 Preview The Wild Reeds

Newport Folk Festival 2017 Preview The Wild Reeds Appearance time: Friday July 28th 12PM on the Harbor stage Bandmates : Kinsey Lee (vocals, various instruments), Mackenzie Howe(vocals, various instruments),Sharon Silva(vocals, various instruments), Nick Phakpiseth (bass), Nick Jones (drums) Hometown: Los Angeles Web: http://thewildreedsmusic.com/ Touring to support their Dualtone Music Group debut album The World We Built, The Wild Reeds […]

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