Nate Ryan From Pop Punk Merch Wall – Episode 13

On this episode of the Music Matters Media podcast we interviewed Nate Ryan, the creator of “Pop Punk Merch Wall”, which became a huge name within the genre’s community. Nate is a creative, an entrepreneur, and an Internet personality who takes pride in spreading positivity. Nate, or as some might know him as “Nate The Mate”, talks about his new passion project called “Mates Club” where he plans on creating a space for people who feel lost to turn to him and others for help. Listen as we talk about “Pop Punk Merch Wall”, Warped Tour, Nate’s business endeavors, mental health and “Mates Club”.

Follow Nate on social media:
Instagram: @bracelegs
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7yOIfasy13Kkc_qagIVs7g
Twitter: @camerahat

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Instagram: @poppunkmerchwall
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/poppunkmerchwall
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Twitter: @PPMWtweets

Follow Mates Club USA:
Instagram: @matesclubusa
Twitter: @matesclubusa

Ethan Altshuler: Hip Hop & Band Artist – Episode 12

On today’s episode of the Music Matters Media podcast we talk to award-winning California based artist Ethan Altshuler. Listen as we discuss how Ethan started out as an artist, his love of music and dreams of being a touring musician and how he got into creating hip hop and band art.

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Record Store Day 2018 – Episode 11

There is so much going on in the music world lately! In our music news segment of today’s episode we talk about the loss of EDM legend Tim “Avicii” Bergling, J.Cole’s new album ‘KOD’ breaking records, Kanye West’s announcement of new music and State Champs new album annoucement and their single “Dead and Gone”.

We have a discussion about Record Store Day 2018 and the importance of physical media and supporting independent record stores.

The Maine: Lovely, Little, Lonely – Episode 10

The Maine’s latest album ‘Lovely, Little, Lonely’ officially dropped a year ago and we wanted to see if the album still held up over time. Listen as we discuss the pop-rock band’s sixth studio album track by track, seeing them live in concert and why we think The Maine has something special.

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Dashboard Confessional & SongKick Live – Episode 8

What’s better than a SongKick Live hosted event? Not much! Listen to episode 8 as we discuss the app SongKick, the SongKick Live experience and the band Dashboard Confessional.

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Justin Timberlake: Man of The Woods – Episode 7

Better late than never! In this episode we discuss Justin Timberlake’s fifth studio album ‘Man of The Woods’. Hear what we have to say about the pop star’s new album and seeing him on tour at Madison Square Garden.

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Moose Blood: I Don’t Think I Can Do This Anymore – Episode 6

After seeing Moose Blood live on March 15th at Irving Plaza for a tour supporting their newly released album ‘I Don’t Think I Can Do This Anymore’, we just had to talk about the UK natives. What did we think about the show and their third studio album? Find out on this episode of Music Matters Media.

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R.I.P Vans Warped Tour: All Things Warped – Episode 4

In this episode we discuss all things Warped Tour! We say our final goodbyes as we speak about the tour throughout the years and Kevin Lyman. We answer common questions fans may have and give tips for first time (and last time) concert goers.

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