Matt Pond PA 

Wednesday, Oct. 19, at Neurolux

Singer-songwriter Matt Pond began his music career playing French horn and teaching himself guitar. In 1998, he founded Matt Pond PA and has released eight albums since. Though Matt Pond PA has rotated through members, its orchestral pop sound has only gotten more solid. Pond's often melancholy lyrics blend with jangling tambourines and snappy percussion--a mix that lends even up-tempo songs more meaning than your average pop tune.

Pond and keyboardist Chris Hansen composed the score for the 2010 indie film Lebanon, PA. The band has also stormed the small screen, with appearances on TV shows The O.C. and Chuck. But Pond also knows how to duck out of the spotlight; he holed himself up in a cabin to craft new recordings for the band's latest album, The Dark Leaves.

Pin It

Speaking of Matt Pond, Neurolux


Comments are closed.

More by Talyn Brumley

Readers also liked…

Submit an Event

Latest in Listen Here

Popular Events

  • Scentsy's Point of Lights Christmas Concert @ Scentsy Commons

    • Tue., Dec. 12, 6-8:30 p.m. FREE
    • 1 going/interested
  • The Sidemen: Greg Perkins and Rick Connolly @ Chandlers Steakhouse

    • Sundays, 5:30 p.m., Mon., Dec. 25, 6 p.m. and Mon., Jan. 1, 5:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 17 FREE
  • 5th Annual Pa Rum Pum Pum BUMP Party @ Fatty's

    • Sat., Dec. 23, 9 p.m. FREE

© 2017 Boise Weekly

Website powered by Foundation