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Local Address: South Bend, Indiana, United States
Grace College
200 Seminary Dr.
Winona Lake, Indiana 46590
United States

 
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  • bachelor's degree , music theory
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Matt Frazier – Drummer | TAI Music - Matt Frazier
www.taimusic.com, 1 June 2014 [cached]
TAI Music - Matt Frazier TAI Music - Matt Frazier Think About It Music Matt Frazier - Songwriter Matt Frazier - Drummer
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Matt Frazier - Drummer
"Frazier provides a solid, steady pulse with creative fills and great energy." Music Connection Magazine
"Matt plays with energy, musicianship, and has a toehold on the groove - lots of talent."
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"Matt belongs in the studio.
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Matt Frazier is a song-oriented drummer and percussionist with extensive experience in arena, studio, club, show, and casual contexts. His working-class middle-American roots influence every aspect of his craft. "I'm a no nonsense guy and that's how I play drums," Matt says. He finds efficiency in simplicity, giving exactly what's essential, never overwhelming the listener with needless information. That philosophy combines with solid time, tasteful finesse, a wide variety of dynamics and textures, and an astute artistic sensitivity to result in a distinct and highly sought after sound.
Band mates frequently comment on Matt's conscientious approach to music and life. "I play a supportive role as a drummer and that's the way I like it. Anything I can do to make the band and the lead voice or instrument sound better is what I try to do. Add great ears and well developed sight reading skills to Matt's list of qualities and it's understandable how he's been able to work in so many different musical contexts covering virtually all styles of Pop, Rock, R & B, Soul, Blues, Jazz, Latin and Country.
Matt's playing can be heard on TV shows like Bravo's "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy" and Spike TV's "10 Things Every Guy Should Experience. He has also worked in the studio with new artists like retro rocker Andy McCutcheon (produced by Brad Gilderman) and has performed live with classic R&B acts like Billy Paul, Friends of Distinction, GQ, Heatwave, and Gene Chandler. Other credits include: Barbara Lewis; Malo; Barbara Mason; Blue Magic; Joe Bataan; The Originals; Sonny Ozuna; The Wayne Foster Orchestra; The Ms. Kentucky Pageant; and Actors Theatre of Louisville.
In addition to being a passionate musician, Matt is a well-studied professional. He has studied with some of the best drummers in the world: Kenny Aronoff (Smashing Pumpkins, John Mellencamp, Melissa Etheridge); Jeff Hamilton (Ray Brown, Oscar Peterson, Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra); and Jeff McAllister (Duke Robillard, Hank Williams Jr., Lynyrd Skynyrd).
Matt is available for work in the Seattle area or for travel. His U.S. passport is up to date.
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ELLA WALKER has a quick chat ...
www.cambridge-news.co.uk, 5 Oct 2013 [cached]
ELLA WALKER has a quick chat with Local Native's drummer Matt Frazier, ahead of their Cambridge Junction date
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A LAZY American drawl drifts down the phone as Matt Frazier, one quarter of LA indie band Local Natives (hung-over or just tired, it's hard to decipher), attempts to explain what the Orange Country bred group are all about.
The current line-up consists of Taylor Rice (guitar, vocals, bass), Matt Frazier (drums), Kelcey Ayer (vocals, keys, percussion, guitar), and Ryan Hahn (vocals, keys, mandolin, guitar), and they've been distilling their sound for almost 15 years now.
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We caught up with Matt to see how things have been panning out:
IAFF Local 1147
www.iafflocal1147.org, 18 June 2011 [cached]
Vice President Matt Frazier
regions.ivcf.org - The Process of Leaving IVCF Staff
regions.ivcf.org, 6 May 2004 [cached]
Matt Frazier served for five years as a campus staff member.He left that position to become music director for Urbana with his wife Sundee.Speaking of his time as a campus staff member Matt said, "Frankly, I was tired.
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Matt Frazier noted that his supervisors paid for a SIMA review and that proved to be a most helpful investment.Matt wanted to make his situation work but he knew it wasn't going to.He appreciated the gentle nudge out of the nest that his supervisor gave him.
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Matt Frazier works as a free-lance musician in the Los Angeles area.He credits IVCF with helping him develop people skills that are useful in whatever profession a person enters.Fund raising training has also helped him know how to network with people in the industry.Matt, however, echoed a struggle other former staff mentioned.Time with InterVarsity has put him behind his peers in the music field.
Matt Frazier – Songwriter | TAI Music - Matt Frazier
www.taimusic.com, 1 June 2014 [cached]
TAI Music - Matt Frazier TAI Music - Matt Frazier Think About It Music Matt Frazier - Songwriter Matt Frazier - Drummer
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Matt Frazier - Songwriter
"An accomplished multi-instrumentalist [with] a sound that's unique within the genre. Frazier hearkens back to the… glory days of singer-songwriters-melodic, sometimes introspective writing mated with instrumental acumen… a musician's musician."
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Which is no mean feat when you play all the instruments yourself, as Frazier did. LEO Magazine (Louisville, KY)
Matt Frazier's songs explore the deepest parts of our human experiences: oppression and triumph; sorrow and joy; loneliness and intimacy; pain and beauty. A few of them are just for fun. The Wisconsin State Journal calls his music "highly reflective and introspective, whether he's singing about the big questions of life or the small struggles of individuals. Matt's written music for the Bravo network and several independent artists have recorded his songs. He's performed in small coffee shops, large arenas, and just about everything in between.
Matt's extensive musical background includes a bachelor's degree in music theory and a master's in commercial music. He's led workshops on songwriting, musicianship, and music production and several of his songs have been sung and recorded at spiritual gatherings large and small across the US and Canada. Matt has performed on and produced musical recordings for educational and not-for-profit organizations. A native of Louisville, KY, Matt now lives in Seattle.
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Matt Frazier: The Original Matt Frazier
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