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Welcome!! Matthew is a songwriter, author, technology consultant, speaker, and life enthusiast. Hang out, steal some music, read the blog, etc. 

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What's new?
We're booking shows - solo and for Arrogant Sage.

Recording: Star-spangled Life

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Where I Belong

My most recent music project is available for free download

  1. One Night
  2. Something Like Love
  3. I'm Here
  4. Love You Bold
  5. Morning Girl
  6. Everyday Lies
  7. Never
  8. Lonely Mile Man
  9. Highway
  10. Where I Belong
  11. Promise of Love
  12. I'm On Fire



  • March 15, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Career Workshop: Project Management Institute
    College of the Canyons map

    More information to be announced
  • June 21, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

    Career Workshop: Project Management Institute
    DeVry University, Building D-100, 15301 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403, USA map

    More information to be announced

From the Blog

Can I Be Your Opening Act plus. . .

Plans and connections for 2010 are shaping up. One of the items on my plan – a logical next step – is for me to open for some more established acts. I am still booking some shows on my own and will be announcing some house concerts in the next several weeks but am also […]

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House Concert information, a showcase this Tuesday, plus much more

The mid-November newsletter is out on time. If you knew what was happening behind the scenes, you would agree that this is a small miracle. Check it out here:

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New tune – A Little Bit of Everything from Youtube

Hello all. I recently sat down and videotaped me playing relatively new song. A Little Bit of Everything Copyright © 2009 – Matthew Moran (Sounds  Like Life Music) And a pure audio recording: [audio:demo/LittleBit.mp3] Lyrics below..

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Newsletter – Songwriting, I love it, I hate it

~ view online ~ Yesterday I released my newsletter. In it, I discussed some of the challenges I had with my current recording and a rush of creativity.   I’m writing a lot of new songs – and while I am happy with the output, it sort of seemed to be derailing me from recording […]

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Performing Songwriter – Of CD Titles and Bands

My most recent newsletter covers my one upcoming performance and briefly mentions my current work in putting a band together. Either click the image to the right or read it here. Updates have been a bit sparse of late – mostly due to the schedule of recording, consulting work, and other writing projects. I did […]

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House Concert How To

Every time I speak to a group of songwriters I am asked about House Concerts. Most recently I spoke about Songwriters, Social Media, and An Effective Online Presence. (get the workshop PDF or Powerpoint file) The question are very much the same as non-songwriters…   What is a house concert? How do you book a […]

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