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Conversations With Matt Dwyer is a music podcast that focuses on the lives and work of legendary, established and emerging indie artists. The interviews are not your typical !&A format but an unfolding organic conversation that shines a light on the lesser explored corners of an artists work, life, triumphs and challenges. Some past guests included Har Mar Superstar, Joh Lurie, Donita Sparks of L7, and Boots Riley.
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    • 4.9 • 93 Ratings

Conversations With Matt Dwyer is a music podcast that focuses on the lives and work of legendary, established and emerging indie artists. The interviews are not your typical !&A format but an unfolding organic conversation that shines a light on the lesser explored corners of an artists work, life, triumphs and challenges. Some past guests included Har Mar Superstar, Joh Lurie, Donita Sparks of L7, and Boots Riley.
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    Caitlin Loney - Freelove Fenner

    Caitlin Loney - Freelove Fenner

    Caitlin Loney from the Montreal band Freelove Fenner joins CWMD to discuss her days as a raver and rave culture, the benefits of recording on analog, conspiracy radio, and their new album The Punishment Zone.
    Opening Song, "Shoulder Season, by Freelove Fenner from the album The Punishment Zone.
    The Punishment Zone will be released February 2nd, 2021 by Moone Records.
    Freelove Fenner's Bandcamp
    Freelove Fenner's Website
    Freelove Fenner Instagram @freelovefenner
    All things CWMD/Matt Dwyer HERE
    CWMD is Curated, Hosted , Produced and Edited by Matt Dwyer
    Consulting Producer - Dustin Marshall

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    • 1 hr 1 min
    John Lurie - Painting With John Repost with Extra Content

    John Lurie - Painting With John Repost with Extra Content

    We revisit the John Lurie episode and Dwyer tells the story of how his conversation with John Lurie lead to him and Adam McKay working together to get "Painting with John" onto HBO Max.
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    • 1 hr 2 min
    Charlyne Yi - Musician, Poet, Actor, Comedian, Artist

    Charlyne Yi - Musician, Poet, Actor, Comedian, Artist

    Charlyne Yi joins CWMD to discuss her transition from being a comedic performer to musician and poet. She also shares why she left Los Angeles, her creative process and overcoming anxiety and social awkwardness. It's a very open and candid discussion. 
    Opening Song "Under the Moon," from Charlyne's album Open Your Heart.
    Purchase some Charlyne music at her Bandcamp HERE
    Trans Housing Coalition HERE
    Charlyne's Youtube
    The Rangdangs video I love so much HERE
    Charlyne's Instagram @charlyne_yi
    All Things Matt Dwyer HERE
    CWMD is Produced, Curated, Hosted and Edited by Matt Dwyer
    Consulting Producer - Dustin Marshall

    This episode of Conversations With Dwyer is dedicated to the Memory of Neil Mahoney.


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    • 1 hr
    Dylan Baldi - Cloud Nothings

    Dylan Baldi - Cloud Nothings

    Dylan Baldi of the Cloud Nothings joins CWMD to discuss his approach to working with various producers especially Steve Albini, creating an album in quarantine, the brown food of Cleveland and touring when he was a minor.
    Opening Song, "The Spirit of," from the album The Shadow I Remember
    Shadow I Remember will be released February 26th 2021 on Car Park Records.
    Cloud Nothings Bandcamp HERE
    Cloud Nothings Instagram: @cloudnothings
    Jayson Gerycz Unifcator Label
    All Things CWMD: HERE
    CWMD is Produced, Curated and Hosted by Matt Dwyer
    Consulting Producer: Dustin Marshall



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    • 49 min
    Steve Gunn - Singer/Songwriter

    Steve Gunn - Singer/Songwriter

    The acclaimed and brilliant Steve Gunn joins CWMD to share his evolution as a musician, development as a songwriter and overcoming the hesitance to sing. We also discuss, touring life, his discovery of various great artists who helped him open up to various genres of music and the yearning to live in various parts of the world.
    Opening song, "New Moon," from Steve Gunn's 2019 Album The Unseen In Between
    Go to Steve's Bandcamp HERE
    Steve's Website HERE
    Steve's Instagram @stevegunnstevegunn
    All Things Matt Dwyer HERE
    Conversations with Matt Dwyer is hosted, produced by and edited by Matt Dwyer
    Consulting Producer - Dustin Marshall

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    • 55 min
    Stephen Heath - Gavin Gruesome

    Stephen Heath - Gavin Gruesome

    Stephen Heath has played with a number of bands including Stroke 9, Death Valley Girls, and LA Takedown. He joins Dwyer to discuss his new solo album Gavin Gruesome, the differences between the acting and music businesses, and how not giving a f**k can help your creativity. They also dance in the magnificent light of David Lee Roth
    Opening Song - I Can't Take It," from the album Gavin Gruesome
    Purchase the album from Perpetual Doom HERE
    All Things Stephen Heath
    https://twitter.com/heathband
    https://www.facebook.com/heathband
    https://www.instagram.com/heathband
    https://stephenheathguitar.com/
    https://stephenheath.bandcamp.com/
    Perpetual Doom's Band Camp HERE
    All Things Matt Dwyer HERE
    CWMD is Produced, Recorded and Hosted by Matt Dwyer
    Consulting Producer - Dustin Marshall


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    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
93 Ratings

93 Ratings

Shane Bugbee ,

Love Matt

And his show isn't too bad.

Aaron from Calexico ,

Genuine conversation

This podcast is great with aid back real questions and genuine conversations with guests. Host and guest dive into good background stories on interesting topics. Love it

MTviachicago ,

Real people talking

Matt is a regular guy talking to interesting people. He plays the proxy for those of us who don’t get to visit with folks like this.

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