Save the Brains 2!!! This is a benefit for Tiffany Hannsz to help with her treatment for a brain tumor.
Sounds Like: Ray Lamontagne
Label: /Ghetto Punk Records/Euc Records
Bio: Tripp Mathis was born and raised in Fort Worth,Tx. Both his parents have been in the music industry in one form or another since the mid 1960's. Tripp began perfoming music at the age of 8. Starting on hand percussion,he quickly picked up the bass guitar,guitar and Harmonica(inspired by his fathe...See Full Bio
“There are moments on his debut, self-titled EP where Fort Worth singer-songwriter Tripp Mathis seems blissfully, totally lost in the music he’s making. (Time seems to stretch and nearly stop during the expansive opener, Fort Worth Sunset.) It’s not difficult to begrudge him such an infatuation — the folk and country-tinged rock music (think shades of Ray LaMontagne) he makes has a sprawling, messy appeal, particularly when Mathis’ raspy, raw voice is added to the mix. Knocked out from start to finish in eight hours at Ben Napier’s Green Audio Productions, Tripp Mathis & the Traitors is a sharp first effort, and one marking Mathis as another Cowtown troubadour of note.”