THE “COOL UNCLE OF HOUSE MUSIC”, MATT WARREN RELEASES FIRST NEW MUSIC IN A DECADE, THE ‘MUSIC IS MY LIFE’ LP

There are no two ways about it – Matt Warren was there at the very beginnings of the Chicago House movement in the 1980s and without his influence, the world of dance music would look very different. A generation after the likes of “Bang the Box” and “Rock the Nation” sent the club scene into raptures, Matt Warren releases his first full-length album, one which … Continue reading THE “COOL UNCLE OF HOUSE MUSIC”, MATT WARREN RELEASES FIRST NEW MUSIC IN A DECADE, THE ‘MUSIC IS MY LIFE’ LP

Introducing The DJs: DJ Lil Tal

DJ Lil’ Tal, born and brought up on the South side of Chicago, where he began DJ-ing on his mom’s hi-fi system. Just a few years later,  when the future DJ-producer had grasped the fundamentals of music, a friend introduced him to Walter “Get Down” Brown who taught DJ  Lil’ Tal to DJ in less than twelve hours. Having learnt the basics, he set about … Continue reading Introducing The DJs: DJ Lil Tal

Vents Magazine Interview: Chicago House Legend, Matt Warren

RJ Frometa  Q) Hi Matt, welcome to VENTS! How have you been? Thanks, I’m fine, and I’m really busy promoting my new single How Do I Love Thee and my most recent artist album Music Is My Life which is out now on Wake Up! Music. It’s great to speak to you all at Vents Magazine, and I hope that you’re all having a great … Continue reading Vents Magazine Interview: Chicago House Legend, Matt Warren

Matt Warren – “Music Is My Life”

by Yolanda Steed Matt Warren’s new album, “Music Is My Life”, is the perfect soundtrack for the people who are out there dancing the night away. Welcome to the human machine. Electronic Dance Music, or EDM, has gone through so many mutations since the music started gaining fans and celebrity from the LGBTQ factions in and around Chicago back in the 1980’s. The whole idea … Continue reading Matt Warren – “Music Is My Life”

CHICAGO HOUSE LEGEND, MATT WARREN, RELEASES GENRE-DEFINING NU-HOUSE LP

JIM BROWN APRIL 30, 2019 NEW MUSIC One of house music’s most enduring DJs, remixers and producers, Matt Warren has assembled an impressive supporting cast for his latest album, Music Is My Life. Rather like the finest disco bands of the scene, this record features actual performers alongside the traditional synthesised rhythms and beats. These include vocalists Pepper Gomez and Elena Andujar; soul diva Janis McGee; jazz bassist Wes Nelson and Grammy-nominated … Continue reading CHICAGO HOUSE LEGEND, MATT WARREN, RELEASES GENRE-DEFINING NU-HOUSE LP

Chicago House Legend, Matt Warren, Releases Genre-Defining Nu-House Classic 

BY QUITE GREAT  Being played on radio across America, Canada, UK and Europe and with the video being screened on MTV, VH1 and BET Jams, Get on Up is the first single to be released from Matt Warren’s ground-breaking new album, Music is My Life. Released on 25th January 2019, it coincides with a limited-edition vinyl release of the album, pressed on red-white and blue splatter … Continue reading Chicago House Legend, Matt Warren, Releases Genre-Defining Nu-House Classic 

MUSIC WE’RE LOVING RIGHT NOW – MUSIC IS MY LIFE BY MATT WARREN

March 13, 2019 Vivre Le Rêve It’s been a while since we’ve written about our new music favourites. Speaking of new, yesterday I stumbled across this beauty of an album by Matt Warren, entitled ‘Music Is My Life’ and I must have played it a least three times since. I’ve had to do an absolute ridiculous amount of driving lately and this is exactly my kind of … Continue reading MUSIC WE’RE LOVING RIGHT NOW – MUSIC IS MY LIFE BY MATT WARREN