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.
The Master Plan photos were a result of my view of the music and the knowledge I had gained in a year of college photography applied to my vision. I had watched as many a fine musician simply not get their foot in the musical door. I always thought that there had to be a way – even though in those days, there weren’t the … Continue reading Pepper Gomez Talks About the Creative Process Of The Master Plan Photos
One of Pepper Gomez’s favourite house classics is Matt Warren’s Bang the Box: “I love the original, I love the Nu-House version and I just want to dance and bang it baby when I hear this tune!” Continue reading Pepper’s Pick’s Number 6: Matt Warren–Bang the Box.
Matt Warren’s new artist album Music Is My Life was released to widespread critical acclaim on the ‘19th’ of October 2018. Less than two months later, and Music Is My Life is is riding high in the chill, electronic, hip hop and Latin charts, while the lead single Get On Up is number one for the second week on the DRT Indie Charts. It’s one of many songs that caught attention of critics. So was Catch … Continue reading Matt Warren-Catch Me If You Can from the album Music Is My Life.
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.