Matt is a regular contributor to the Houston Press’ music section. He graduated from the University of Houston with a degree in print journalism and global business. Matt first began writing for the Press as an intern, having accidentally sent his resume to the publication's music editor instead of the news chief. After half a decade of attending concerts and interviewing musicians, he has credited this fortuitous mistake to divine intervention.
6 days ago | Concerts
Summer's only been here for three weeks, but we're already melting. And we're not alone. This past weekend, during Fitz and the Tantrums' performance on The Lawn at White Oak Music Hall, we saw a young woman pass out from what we assume was a comb...
7 days ago | Concerts
Young The Giant, Fitz And The Tantrums The Lawn at White Oak Music Hall July 7, 2019 It’s been two years since Young The Giant last performed in Houston. During their absence, the group released their most vulnerable and polarizing record to date,...
13 days ago | Concerts
Happy Fourth of July, everyone. While many of us will be heading out of town for some much-needed time in a body of water somewhere, just as many Houstonians will remain in the Bayou City this weekend, hopefully near a pool and within reach of a h...
20 days ago | Concerts
What do a Mexican singer, an up-and-coming country artist from California and a drummer-turned-front man have in common with Powerman 5000? They're all on this list, of course! June may be coming to a close, but there's still plenty of live music ...
27 days ago | Concerts
With Summer officially beginning this weekend, it makes sense that so many of the names coming through Houston are so impressive. The season is a favorite for concertgoers for a reason, after all, the high temperatures be damned. This week, we hig...
29 days ago | Concerts
Weird Al Yankovic Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion June 15, 2019 About halfway through his performance at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion Saturday night, Weird Al Yankovic disappeared backstage for one of his many wardrobe changes. In...