Step into the enchanting soundscape of Matt DeAngelis, a 25-year-old singer/songwriter embarking on a mission to infuse a hurting world with the healing power of music. In collaboration with his exceptionally talented band members—Billy Kennedy on guitars, Eric Bishop on bass, and Dan Pettolina on drums—Matt curates a musical journey that seamlessly blends diverse influences, spanning pop, rock, prog, and classical genres. Their latest single, born in the creative crucible of Gradwell House and Musically Speaking Studios, is a testament to the collective genius of the ensemble. Engineered by the skillful hands of Tom Conran and Billy Kennedy, and produced by Matt DeAngelis, Billy Kennedy, and John DeAngelis, the single embodies a perfect fusion of technical finesse and artistic expression.
Originally recorded with an upbeat tempo, the track underwent a transformative process to find its true rhythm—an intriguing anecdote that adds a layer of charm to the song’s narrative. Delving deeper into the song’s thematic core, Matt unveils its origin as a contemplation on the universal journey from childhood innocence to the complexities of adulthood. The lyrics, wrapped in an aura of optimism, underscore the idea that every conclusion marks the inception of new possibilities, offering a poignant reflection on the inevitability of change.
In Matt’s words, this single is more than just a song—it’s “laid back, memorable, and gives a feeling of hope.” As Matt DeAngelis and his ensemble channel their collective energy into creating musical landscapes, their latest release emerges as a soul-soothing anthem, encouraging listeners to embrace life’s transitions with hope, resilience, and an open heart.