Wake Up! Music USA-UK-Nu-House: The Start Of Something Special. Written By Derek Anderson and Maddy Gomez. Label: Wake Up! Music Group. In early 2018, I was asked by Maddy Gomez, who runs Wake Up! Music Group to write the liner notes to Music Is My Life, the comeback album from Chicago-based DJ and producer Matt Warren. Mostly, when writing liner notes, it’s case of writing … Continue reading WAKE UP! MUSIC USA-UK-NU-HOUSE: THE START OF SOMETHING SPECIAL.
Pepper Gomez sings, “Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday dear Wake Up! —-Muuuuuuuussssiiiiiic! Happy Birthday FIRST birthday to you! As I tightened up this article, I was hit with the amazing news that Matt Warren’s single, “Get on Up” from “Music is My Life” is NUMBER ONE on the Digital Radio Indie Chart! So, I’m sharing the amazing news and leading … Continue reading Happy Birthday Wake Up! Music-2018.
Here’s what the critics have said about, “Sometimes” Sharkeye’s first published composition on Matt Warren’s disc, “Music Is My Life.” “Sometimes manages to change it up with an interesting rhythm with rock and hip-hop connotations that make it one of the most interesting and intelligent pieces on the record.” (Vinyl Chapters, Jaime Parameter) Bunkerheadz, music expert from the Netherlands reports that “Sometimes” is one of his … Continue reading Sharkeyes and Baby Tac-The E.T. Boys by Maddy Gomez
I’m really so excited to report on our second international review. The first of course was from the UK’s dereksmusicblog.com . The second is from the Netherlands. From that country hails Bunkerheadz, someone whose music knowledge, passion and taste is something that I value to the utmost. He hears a lot of music. So I thought what better person to give a listen to Matt’s … Continue reading Bunkerheadz-Netherlands Renowned Music Expert Reviews His Sneak Peek by Maddy Gomez.
We did it! The countdown we’ve been keeping on this blog is finally over and Matt Warren’s “Music Is My Life” is officially out and live under the Wake Up! Music Record Label. Getting to this date has been massive but now the real work and fun begin. The disc can be found on every major digital outlet and as is the CD which includes … Continue reading Matt Warren’s Music is My Life – Released on October 19, 2018-10-22 by Maddy Gomez
Well in little more than 24 hours depending on what part of the world you’re in, Matt Warren’s “Music Is My Life” will be officially released. As with any creation of art, this project has been a trip from start to finish. Had someone predicted to me even a few years ago that I would be running a record label and co-producing a record with … Continue reading Countdown To The Release of Matt Warren’s Music Is My Life by Maddy Gomez
So for our youngsters out there or even those who have grown accustomed to the three-minute radio edit, you may notice that House or Nu-House tracks as you will find on Matt Warren’s “Music Is My Life” are an average of 6 minutes long! Why? Well, let’s tell you why. 1) Until the 70s – you could hear LONG songs on the radio. Songs that … Continue reading What’s Up With the Long Songs-House Music, DJs, Matt Warren’s “Music Is My Life” by Maddy Gomez and Derek Anderson.