More Empire Days

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2017
Released 2017
"More Empire Days" written in November 2016 and recorded before the presidential inauguration of 2017.
Themes of realization and hope criss cross throughout this new work with thoughtful music nods to indie rock history.

Popjunkfluff and Hype

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2014
Released 2014
Ten songs modern rock songs for the modern age that could have easily been floating on the airwaves in late seventies early eighties.

DJ

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2013
Released 2013
The Welcome Matt's rock/pop/dance/electronic cover version of David Bowie's DJ. Featuring Bay Area singer Helen Eugene.

Karma

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2012
Released 2012


“KARMA” the new R.E.M/U2 flavored single produced by Bay Area veteran producer MATT BOUDREAU.
Available now through out the digital universe and included on the upcoming WELCOME MATT compilation CD “THE PANHANDLE YEARS” due out this August 2012.
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“KARMA” the new R.E.M/U2 flavored single produced by Bay Area veteran producer MATT BOUDREAU.
Available now through out the digital universe and included on the upcoming WELCOME MATT compilation CD “THE PANHANDLE YEARS” due out this August.

The Panhandle Years

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2012
Released 2012
An articulate rolling, rocking, melodic, journey. Where Americana and Britpop have agreed to agree. With 18 songs from 7 albums, this collection paints an articulate aural landscape of this prolific San Francisco singer songwriter.
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An array of some of the best songs from THE WELCOME MATT from the last decade, including the new single"KARMA".
With 18 songs from 7 albums "The Panhandle Years" paints an articulate aural landscape of this prolific San Francisco singer song writer.

Members of Sound, Vol. 14-24

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2011
THE WELCOME MATT
Released 2011
THE WELCOME MATT
INGREDIENTS -The last 11 singles of The Welcome Matt's "Members Of Sound" project. Released monthly between August 2010 to June 2011. A blend of Brit pop and Americana, crafty lyrics and sing along melodies to keep any music fan tuned in and turned on.
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songwriter Matt Langlois, A New England native turned San Francisco resident, indie rock folk singing song writer poet do after playing in 5 different bands, wandering the earth, performing in endless cafés, bars, living rooms, clubs, working construction, setting tile, surviving the San Francisco underground party scene, releasing seven CD’s (5 as The Welcome Matt/2 with Hey!Brontosaurus) and investing every dime into music to the verge of bankruptcy?


He starts a musical project called …
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Members of Sound, Vol. 1-13

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2010
THE WELCOME MATT
Released 2010
THE WELCOME MATT
INGREDIENTS -The first 13 singles of The Welcome Matt's "Members Of Sound" project. Released monthly between July 2009 to July 2010. A blend of Brit pop and Americana, crafty lyrics and sing along melodies to keep any music fan tuned in and turned on.
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What does singer/songwriter Matt Langlois, A New England native turned San Francisco resident, indie rock folk singing song writer poet do after playing in 5 different bands, wandering the earth, performing in endless cafés, bars, living rooms, clubs, working construction, setting tile, surviving the San Francisco underground party scene, releasing seven CD’s (5 as The Welcome Matt/2 with Hey!Brontosaurus) and investing every dime into music to the verge of bankruptcy?


He starts a …
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Ends and Odds

Released 2008
BUY ALBUM
Released 2008
Ep of news songs with a remixed (Wake Me up)In San Francisco

Right Outside Your Door

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2006
Betterment Letters Music
Released 2006
Betterment Letters Music
Indie rock, Acoustic Rock
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The Welcome Matt’s much anticipated fourth and finest album entitled ‘Right Outside Your Door’ is here!
Fronted by Matt Langlois, a New England native and longtime San Francisco transplant whose stage persona is reminiscent of Pete Townsend and Ray Davies and whose songwriting is in line with John Lennon and Jeff Tweedy. The band features Rob Sherman on guitar, Rick Munoz on drums and Andrew Lion on bass. The first track entitled ‘Longing’ includes …
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Coping Mechanisms

by The Welcome Matt

Released 2005
Released 2005
A collection of upbeat catchy rock/pop/indie songs. Songs to drive around recklessly to.
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"The Welcome Matt" has released their third full length CD........


"COPING MECHANISMS" .

"Give a warm welcome to Matt Langlois and his latest foray into pop smarts. Meaning this is smart pop indeed. The man never keeps still musically and Matt always keeps it interesting throughout. Good references include Elvis Costello & Graham Parker with less vitriol and a solid measure of Freedy Johnston to boot. Chock full of sweet melodies, intriguing arrangements and generally cool vibes."…
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empire days

by the welcome matt

Released 2004
Released 2004
Flipping sounds as effortlessly as a Vegas dealer his cards, The Welcome Matt simultaneously defies the singer-songwriter stigma and fills the niche so well it attains an entirely fresh plane of existence.-- Genevieve Will(indie-music.com)
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Enigmatic singer/songwriter Matt Langlois, aka the Welcome Matt, hinted at an early
aptitude for music and a knack for crafting melody through an unusual childhood habit:compulsive humming. Even while in kindergarten, Matt distinguished himself by humming to everything, becoming the subject of parent-teacher conferences and causing consternation.

One of Matt's grandfathers, a French Canadian from Vermont, was a conscientious objector and progressive activist who volunteered in soup kitchens (a heritage that would later …
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