My occasional foray into song origins Some songs have a “real life” experience backing them up. This one doesn’t. Those who know me know that I am “almost” a teetotaler. I drink a glass of wine every other night, maybe. Sort of funny when the bar you play music at gives you free drinks and […]
Here is a link to the latest newsletter. Below is a message I put in the newsletter. Below that is a new song I just introduced to the band.
We have some shows coming up Friday, May 20th, at The Red Cove. We are playing with two heavy funk jam bands – The Hours Before & Jam Stain. I’m not exactly sure what heavy jam funk is but we plan to rock with them in Ventura. Thursday, June 23rd, we are playing in Santa […]
We are back in Simi Valley!! When: Saturday, April 2, 2011 Time: 8:00PM-10:00PM Where: Yankee Doodles 2830 Tapo St., Simi Valley, CA 93063 (map) In fact, the picture on the poster is from Yankee Doodles. Mickey Yeh Photography.
We are very excited to announce our review in the March 2011 issue of: Music Connection Magazine Music Writer, Tom Laurie, attended our show in January.. apparently, he liked it! You can also find the complete text of the review below the photo gallery. You can click the image to see the review full-size […]
Link to: PDF | High Res JPG A few weeks ago we had Mickey Yeh of Mickey Yeh Photography come out and shoot some photos of a live performance. We loved the shots and they were use to create our new one page press kit. Interested in booking the band, contact us at: booking@MatthewMoranOnline.com or […]
We’re Back!!!! A mostly acoustic performance – no drums… no Tom 🙁 @ The Big Buddha Lounge 6:00PM – 8:00PM 530 N. Ventura Ave. Oak View, CA 93022 (map)
click image to open full-size The Matt Moran Band will be in Ojai, February 4th, 2011. Playing the World Famous Deer Lodge from 9PM-11PM. The Deer Lodge is located at: 2261 Maricopa Hwy Ojai, CA 93023 (click here for a map)
“Hey Daddy, I want an Oompa Loompa. I want you to get me an Oompa Loompa right away. … I want an Oompa Loompa now!!” – Veruca Salt, Willy Wonka – continue reading and that quote will make more sense. I’m impatient! My friends know this. When I set my mind on something I want […]
How about, "Coffee, Kids, and Rock & Roll!" During a recent chat with my friend, Marc, a consultant in Salt Lake City, I was excited about our show the night prior and said, "I’m a Rock Star!" He responded with, "I thought you were a crossover star?" Which brought up a bit of a dilemma […]