Matthew Darkly – Matthew Darkly

Matthew Darkly – Matthew Darkly released June 2007 All songs written, produced, and recorded by Matthew Darkly It’s 10 songs with a more dance/electronic sound. At the time this was his first project stepping away from the guitar and embracing the keyboard more. Since then he’s gone on to use keyboards in a lot ofContinue reading “Matthew Darkly – Matthew Darkly”

Matthew Darkly – Ghost Vibration EP

Matthew Darkly – Ghost Vibrations released July 2009 All songs written, produced, and recorded by Matthew Darkly I love the title track, it’s about when you think your cell phone is going off in your pocket but it’s not it’s just a ghost vibration. Mp3: Ghost Vibration Mp3: In My Topsiders Mp3: I’m A HitmanContinue reading “Matthew Darkly – Ghost Vibration EP”

Matthew Darkly – Golden Conductor EP

Matthew Darkly – Golden Conductor released May 2008 All songs written, produced, and recorded by Matthew Darkly This album was recorded in a one bedroom apartment in Kansas. The song “Sweet Tooth” is about Matthew’s run in with a root canal procedure.  “This Street Again” is about quitting a job. Mp3: Wake Up Dead Mp3:Continue reading “Matthew Darkly – Golden Conductor EP”

Matthew Darkly – Wicked Vacancy EP

Matthew Darkly – Wicked Vacancy released April 2009 All songs written, produced, and recorded by Matthew Darkly This EP was recording by Matt up at the Darkly Manor with his trusty 8 track recorder. Matt wrote these songs after reading “To Kill A Mocking Bird” 6 times for work. Needless to say themes from theContinue reading “Matthew Darkly – Wicked Vacancy EP”

The Rugs – El Demo

The Rugs – El Demo never released to public All songs written by Matthew Darkly Recorded by Eric Schuchmann Appearing on these demos are: Matthew Darkly – Vocals, Guitar Eric Schuchmann – Guitar These songs were recorded post first album  pre second album. Matt and I got together at the studio one afternoon and knockedContinue reading “The Rugs – El Demo”

The Rugs turn 4!

When I was digging through our archives I found a disc of The Rugs first Demo. It was marked November 12, 2005. This is The Rugs first demo with the original line up of Matthew Darkly, Eric Schuchmann, and Jimi Schuchmann.  We used this demo to  initially get  people interested in working on an albumContinue reading “The Rugs turn 4!”

The Rugs – unreleased live audio and video

Back on January 31 2008 The Rugs played at The Patton Alley Pub in Springfield, MO for a birthday bash. We knew it was gonna be a heck of a show so we rolled audio tape to capture the event. Royalwood Video Productions filmed the set as well. You can find the video on ourContinue reading “The Rugs – unreleased live audio and video”