December 6, 2018 Very rarely on FFO do we get to write about an artist who is so easy to categorise and thus to compare to existing and established acts. However, making our afternoon that little bit easier is Matt Warren, a Chicago House pioneer, who was there when house music sparked from the ashes of disco and set Chicago—and later, the world—alight. Rather predictably, we … Continue reading FFO Review Matt Warren’s Music Is My Life.
Vinyl Chapters October 28, 2018 We take a listen to new record Music Is My Life from veteran house pioneer Matt Warren, and with it he brings us tastes of the old amongst some new ideas. Music Is My Life is Matt Warren’s first release of his own music in ten years, which has got fans excited. He hasn’t just been sitting around though, he’s kept himself busy … Continue reading Review: Matt Warren–Music Is My Life.
T. E. TAYLOR Posted in Kurrent Music on October 24, 2018 House Music was an organic dance movement that has its origins in the Midwest, especially, out of Chicago. The movement sparked a sound revolution that still gets people dancing to this very day. Frankie Knuckles is the general source and the acknowledged “Father” of House Music. If that statement is fact, then another fact is Matt Warren … Continue reading MATT WARREN IS IN THE HOUSE WITH “MUSIC IS MY LIFE”
Matt Warren Chicago-based has been a DJ for forty years, and has been a producer since 1984, when he released his debut single “Rock The Nation”. This inspired Matt to cofound Sunset Records in 1985, which released several house classics. However, in 1987, Matt resigned from Sunset Records and founded AKA Dance Music. The first single that AKA Dance Music released was “Bang The Box”, … Continue reading fans.independentmusicawards.com MATT WARREN
September 15, 2018 Johnny Taylor, Jr. Rating: ***1/2 Matt Warren is a renowned engineer, mixer, and DJ famous for his work with Bjork, Faith Evans, and KMFDM. He’s here with an album that he calls the first Nu House album, appropriately titled “Music is My Life”. It releases on October 15th, and is Warren’s first album of his own music in over 10 years. That’s … Continue reading NOW HEAR THIS: Music Is My Life – Matt Warren
hubpages.com Gail Brock Chicago House Music has a long and storied history going back to the 1980’s. I have always felt that Chicago House music does not get the due it deserves for its influence on current Pop music today. Its electronic fingerprint are all over modern music releases. You can hear its beats and clicks and clacks all over the Top 100 Dance and … Continue reading Matt Warren’s “Music Is My Life”
Posted by Randall Radic September 16, 2018 Chicago-based DJ and producer Matt Warren is preparing to drop his new album, Music Is My Life, on October 15. The album features Warren’s first new music in more than a decade. With the goal of transforming dance music, Music Is My Life is the first of its kind – the archetype of a new sound, called Nu House. In 1984, Warren releases … Continue reading Tattoo.com Music Preview: Matt Warren Releases ‘Music Is My Life’ October 15