A Tribute to Tommy Hanson By Pepper Gomez

It would have been hard to not like Tommy Hanson  Funny, welcoming and clearly a master at his craft, Tommy made all the musicians and especially me, feel very at home within the studio that was his second home, Chicago Recording Company.  I can honestly say, I barely remember being nervous with him in command. While Matt Warren and Tom O’Callaghan also were integral  parts … Continue reading A Tribute to Tommy Hanson By Pepper Gomez

Matt Warren-Everybody Get Up

Three years after releasing Darkness and The Light in 2000, Matt Warren hit the comeback trail when he released  The Essential EP for Trax in 2003. The Essential EP  featured House Is XTC, Feel The Music, Everybody Get Up and Angels (Jazz Mix). These tracks became The Essential EP which marked the start of another chapter in Matt Warren’s career. Continue reading Matt Warren-Everybody Get Up

Rod Hatcher-Complex Situations

As the new millennia donned, Matt Warren continued to work as an engineer. One of the projects he worked during 2000 was Rod Hatcher’s single Complex Situations. The two tracks, Trying To Pretend and What Do You Want were penned and produced by Rod Hatcher, and recorded at M-Theory Studios. That was where Matt Warren took charge of engineering the Complex Situations sessions. Later in 2000, Rod Hatcher’s deep house single  Complex Situations was released on the London-based Nepenta label. It was the last single … Continue reading Rod Hatcher-Complex Situations

Lamagra Featuring Roland Clark-Sacrifice (Jazzed-Out Vocal)

By 1999, Matt Warren was spending more of his time working as an engineer. One of the projects he worked on was Lamagra’s new single Sacrifice. Lamagara was a new deep house project founded by Roland Clark and Phillip Damien, who wrote, and later, produced Sacrifice As the sessions began, they were engineered by Matt Warren. He watched as  Lamagra featuring Roland Clark recorded the … Continue reading Lamagra Featuring Roland Clark-Sacrifice (Jazzed-Out Vocal)

USG-Ncameu (Sky, Rain and Earth Element)

A year after releasing their debut single, Anthony Nicholson and Ron Trent’s deep house project Urban Sound Gallery (USG) were preparing to record their new single Ncameu in 1997. Ncameu was written by Anthony Nicholson and Ron Trent and was recorded took place at Warzone Studios, Chicago. Taking charge of engineering duties was  Matt Warren. This was something that Matt would do more of after the millennia. However, in 1997, Matt … Continue reading USG-Ncameu (Sky, Rain and Earth Element)

USG-Ncameu (Cocoinstra)

In 1997, Anthony Nicholson and Ron Trent’s deep house project Urban Sound Gallery (USG) were preparing to record their new single Ncameu. It was written by Anthony Nicholson and Ron Trent and was recorded took place at Warzone Studios, Chicago, Matt Warren was engineering the sessions.   This was something that Matt would do more of after the millennia. Back in 1997, Matt was still busy … Continue reading USG-Ncameu (Cocoinstra)

USG-Ncameu (Body and Soul Vox)

Deep house act Urban Sound Gallery (USG) were preparing to record their new single Ncameu in 1997. It had been written by Anthony Nicholson and Ron Trent. and was to be  recorded at Warzone Studios, in Chicago. That was where Matt Warren was about to take charge of engineering duties. This was something that Matt would do more of after the millennia. By 1997, Matt was still busy … Continue reading USG-Ncameu (Body and Soul Vox)