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
SPEAKING | MUSIC
May 30, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Northridge Farmer's Market
9301 Tampa Ave, Northridge, California 91324 map
From the Blog
I wrote this many years ago – a tribute to my mom, my first wife, and all the mom’s I know. While the focus was directed at stay-at-home moms, my mom was not… the sentiment, about mom’s in general, is true. And yes, I was, by all accounts, a mama’s boy – in that, I […]
There is no grand message here – except maybe, similar to stop and smell the roses, stop and experience the geese of life. ……. I’ve always taken my children with me to clients… if they wanted to go. [see full-image below] In 1996, I was consulting for Sebastian Haircare in Woodland Hills – the Pyramid […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]