Neck Deep: The Peace and the Panic – Episode 31

Neck Deep’s third studio album ‘The Peace and the Panic’ has many high points and a few hiccups along the way. Listen now to find out what to expect on ‘The Peace and the Panic’ tour, our thoughts of the album a year later and our rankings of Neck Deep’s discography.

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What is Music Matters Media & Why Should You Care? – Episode 30

Our 30th episode is an episode that is extremely near and dear to my heart. Listen now as we talk about all of the ins and outs of Music Matters Media. We talk about the creation of it, the purpose behind it and the launch of our brand new website!

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Drake: Scorpion – Episode 29

Drake’s fifth studio album ‘Scorpion’ really had us “in our feelings”, so we just had to talk about it! Listen as we discuss our opinions of A side songs vs. B side songs on the 25 song album and for what you can expect from the Aubrey & The Three Migos live concert experience.

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MTV Video Music Awards 2018: The Winners & Our Thoughts – Episode 28

Did you watch the MTV Video Music Awards? Today we give a break down of the performances we enjoyed and go through the full list of nominations, even those that weren’t shown on TV. Do you agree with the winners? Listen to find out our thoughts for each category and how we felt about the 2018 award show.

Dr.Soundcloud: The Doctor Of Music Feedback – Episode 27

“The doctor will hear you now…”
The doctor is now in! Today we speak with internet personality, Dr.Soundcloud, the doctor of music feedback. Listen to our interview with the doctor as we discuss how he came up with his online persona, some talented artists he has discovered over the years and how up-and-coming talent can submit music for a Dr.Soundcloud critique.

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Conner Cherland: Indie & Folk Singer-Songwriter – Episode 26

Check out our interview with Conner Cherland, an up-and-coming singer-songwriter from Santa Barbara, California. This indie rock and folk musician has the talent to match some of the greats such as Jason Mraz and Hozier. Listen as we discuss how Conner went through the transition of being an athlete to pursing his love of music, what his song writing process is like and why his new album called ‘The Choices of John Still’ featuring The Rare Occasions, is some of his best work yet. Be sure to tune in and make it to the end of today’s episode where we premiere the title track off of the album, which is set to be released on September 7th.

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Answering Music’s Biggest Questions – Episode 25

Can you separate the music from the artist? On today’s episode this topic is one of the many discussed about common questions we receive about music. Listen to our discussion about ageism in the music industry, the pressure of sophomore albums, how many singles an artist should release before a full album and much more on the Music Matters Media podcast!

Jesse Perez: Soulful Blues Singer From Queens County Roots – Episode 24

Jesse Perez, or as we like to call him, the male version of Amy Winehouse, truly has such an incredible soulful voice. He is currently the lead singer for a blues-rock band called Queens County Roots. Listen to our interview with Jesse as we discuss his journey overcoming addiction, moving from Canada and making a name for himself in New York, and how he became the vocalist for Queens County Roots. The band’s debut full-length album is expected to be released in September. Be sure to tune in and make it to the end of today’s episode where we premiere a brand new song off of their upcoming album, called “Evil Love”.

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Vans Warped Tour 2018: Last Call – Episode 23

So long, and thanks for all of the memories Vans Warped Tour! Today we try to hold back our tears while discussing the last Warped Tour ever. We talk about what it was like attending the New Jersey date, new music releases from some of the bands on the tour, what bands are worth checking out, and we reminisce nearly ten years of attending Vans Warped Tour.

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Corey Kleinsasser From Concert Crap – Episode 22

Back in 2013, Corey Kleinsasser created a blog that was originally for a college assignment. The blog was dedicated to concert coverage because of his love of music and going to shows, and that is how ‘Concert Crap’ was born. Concert Crap focuses on all things music, including news, photos and reviews. We spoke with Corey about some of his personal favorite shows that he’s attended and about some of the bands he has had the pleasure of interviewing. He also gives advice to writers, photographers and for people who want to be a part of the music industry.

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