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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The Music Matters Special Talent Discovery Pleasantville Music Fesitval 2017

In what the Pleasantville Music Festival called the Chill Tent (aptly covered, and yes VERY cool), #themusicmatters made a #talentdiscovery this past Saturday during the annual festival. Please enjoy this video of Ghost Millionaires original song Hallelujah. Usually a full band, at this event they performed as a duo with Mishti and Mani Cregan handling guitar and vocal duties. We enjoyed them immensely and hope to see […]

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