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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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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


Calendar

SPEAKING | MUSIC

  • 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

The Lie and The Truth About NOT Giving a F*CK!

Here is the lie: “I don’t care what people think.” also expressed as, “I give zero fucks!” Stop saying this! It’s a lie and you prove that in the saying. You are convincing no one – and those who know this truth can see through your lie. Okay.. you are convincing someone. You are convincing […]

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Facebook Live Streaming – S is for Song

Live streaming a few songs As part of my annoyance with holding back on live video and a number of other goals, I am doing more live streams on Facebook. To date, they’ve been me in the hills with my dogs and playing music. I’ve been launching them from my Facebook profile but realized that […]

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VLOG #3 – tech tool edition. Google Keep for cloud-based, share-able/collaborative notes and list

We didn’t do a post for vlog #2 – about being annoyed, so watch that here. Google Apps are Amazing but… “Google is abysmal at being amazing!” So few gmail users know the myriad of apps they have access to. Google has done a horrible job of showing what’s available and how to best use […]

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Workshop: Cloud-based Collaboration and Communication PMI-North LA County

A quick thank you Yes.. that’s my dog Beaux on my monitor. 😉 The Slide-deck To download, click the image for the Powerpoint file or get the PDF here. Tools worth looking at: Glip, Slack, Hipchat (real-time collaborative chat) Google Drive (docs, sheets, slides, etc.- edited in real-time from any device) SmartSheet (more full-featured PM in […]

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Matthew Moran’s VLOG #1 – The dogs, Griffith Observatory, climbing and a fall

I’ve been challenges… and challenged again.. and re-challenged to create my vlog for.. oh.. I don’t know.. 7 years. The focus of the vlog is: life, songwriting, tech, hiking, dogs, life, and everyday adventures. VLOG #1: climbing plus Griffith Park Observatory, the dogs, and climbing

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Too Early for Whiskey (so I’m starting with wine)

I love honky tonk music. Sadness and drinking.. those are core ingredients. But I don’t really write it – perhaps because I may have over-imbibed three times in my entire life. However, back in 2010, I wrote a line that I knew I could grow into a good honky tonk style tune. “It’s too early for […]

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