Vikki S: R&B, Pop, & Jazz Singer-Songwriter – Episode 53

Vikki S is an extremely versatile singer and songwriter. She is known for experimenting with Pop, Jazz, R&B and most recently, EDM. On today’s episode we discuss Vikki’s very humble beginnings and her many accomplishments and accolades that she has achieved since starting out when she was only four years old. We also talk about… Read more

David Dross: Punk Rock Vocalist & Bassist From No Advisory – Episode 52

David Dross is the co-vocalist and bassist from the punk rock band No Advisory. In our interview with David we discuss the origin and history of the band, David announces the name of their new EP coming out on May 16th, and we go over a track-by-track of what you can expect on their new… Read more

The Maine: You Are OK – Episode 51

‘You are OK’ marks the seventh studio album from Arizona pop rock band, The Maine. With ten songs and 45-minutes at length, The Maine attempt to break the mold for their most experimental album yet. Listen as we discuss our favorite and least favorite tracks, we rank The Maine’s entire discography and we explore if… Read more

Simple Creatures: Strange Love Concert & EP – Episode 50

Welcome to our 50th episode of the Music Matters Media podcast! Today we talk about Mark Hoppus and Alex Gaskarth’s new project together called Simple Creatures. The two pop punk powerhouses step outside their comfort zone of their respective bands and dive into the world of self-proclaimed, “trash pop”. Listen now as we discuss seeing… Read more

Blink-182: Discography Run-Through & Albums Ranked – Episode 49

A new blink-182 album is on the horizon with an expected early summer 2019 release date and to celebrate, we decided to give a rundown of their entire discography! Listen as we talk about our top three favorite tracks from each album, we discuss what Tom and Matt have brought to the table in the… Read more

One Year of The Music Matters Media Podcast Featuring Special Guests – Episode 48

February 23rd officially marked our 1-year anniversary of the Music Matters Media podcast! For our anniversary episode, we wanted to briefly catch up with some of our previous guests to see what they have been up to since appearing on the podcast. Listen now to hear updates from indie-folk singer Conner Cherland, hip-hop artist B-Light,… Read more

Red Checker: Groovy Garage Rock Duo – Episode 47

Based out of Salt Lake City, Utah the garage rock duo Red Checker is bringing some energy into the music scene. The duo is comprised of Jack Vitek on drums and Brigham Pierpont also known as BP on guitar and vocals. Listen now as we talk to them about how they came up with the… Read more

61st Grammy Awards: Nominees, Winners & Reactions – Episode 46

The 61st annual Grammy award show took place this past weekend and we have a lot to say about it! Listen as we discuss our favorite performances of the night, we react to the nominations and winners of each category and we talk about where the Grammy’s might be headed in the future. For the… Read more

Aaron Labbé From The LUCID Project: The Connection Between Music & Mental Health – Episode 45

LUCID is driving innovation at the crossroads of mental health, machine learning, and music. The LUCID project is currently developing experiences in person and through a mobile app to help consumers and employers around the world better manage anxiety and stress. On today’s episode we chat with Aaron Labbé, the CEO, Artistic Director & Composer… Read more