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Albums:

The Essential

Sunshine Lies (Deluxe Edition)

Under The Covers Vol. 1

Sunshine Lies

Under The Covers, Vol. 3
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Biography:
Birth Name: Sidney Matthew Sweet
Born: 1964/10/06
Years Active: 1980s - present
Genres: Power Pop, Alternative Rock

Matthew Sweet was born October 6, 1964, in Lincoln, Nebraska and is an alternative rock/power pop musician. In 1980, while attending Lincoln Southeast High School, Sweet, having written and recorded songs on four-track cassettes, and having joined the band The Specs, released his first recording on a battle of the bands LP produced by a local radio station. Sweet then fronted his own local band called The Dialtones. After graduating in 1983, Sweet travelled to Athens, Georgia to attend college during the rise of the vibrant Athens music scene. That same year, Sweet, who had met the Athens-based band R.E.M. when they played a show in his hometown the previous year, collaborated with frontman... Continue Bio >>

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Tickets:
07/16/2014 Birchmere Music Hall
07/18/2014 New York City Winery
07/19/2014 Paradise Rock Club
07/25/2014 City Winery - Chicago
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