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Jun 16, 2017

Life on the road is always a challenge, especially when you live in a camper with 2 Bullmastiff dogs. In his fourth and final conversation with The Rough & Tumble, Matt hears about some of their greatest moments on the road, the kindness of strangers, how to budget while on tour, and where they're headed next. Their new album is out on Rock Candy Recordings called Cardboard & Christmas Lights, so come find out what all the fuss is about on this week's eleventylife...

-Find out more about Mallory and Scott @ The Rough & Tumble

-Check out their new album Cardboard and Christmas Lights on itunes.

-Stream Cardboard and Christmas Lights on Spotify

-Mallory's beautiful blog is Quartz from Pallets.

Jun 16, 2017

Every artist at some point struggles with identity, and finding an artistic one that fits you can be a lifelong process. Matt continues his talk with touring folk band The Rough & Tumble. Hear firsthand what the songwriting process is for them, the importance of setting deadlines, and how to set measurable goals for your band.  They have a new album out on Rock Candy Recordings called Cardboard & Christmas Lights, and it is one of the best kept secrets of the Folk/American world. So come make some new friends on this week's eleventylife...

-Find out more about Mallory and Scott @ The Rough & Tumble

-Check out their new album Cardboard and Christmas Lights on itunes.

-Stream Cardboard and Christmas Lights on Spotify

-Mallory's beautiful blog is Quartz from Pallets.

 

Jun 9, 2017

What does life look like for a touring musician? Underneath the romanticism of "life on the road" there is much more complicated and transient reality. Matt continues his conversation with Mallory and Scott of The Rough & Tumble about what their lives look like being in a teeny tiny folk band together. They have a new album out on Rock Candy Recordings called Cardboard & Christmas Lights, and it is one of the best kept secrets of the Folk/American world. So come make some new friends on this week's eleventylife...

-Find out more about Mallory and Scott @ The Rough & Tumble

-Check out their new album Cardboard and Christmas Lights on itunes.

-Stream Cardboard and Christmas Lights on Spotify

Jun 9, 2017

Origin stories always lend us a new perspective on the work that artists create, and we're all about meeting new voices to introduce you to. In this episode, Matt sits down to talk with Mallory and Scott of The Rough & Tumble about how they got started in music, and how they ended up in a teeny tiny folk band together. They have a new album out on Rock Candy Recordings called Cardboard & Christmas Lights, and it is one of the best kept secrets of the Folk/American world. So come make some new friends on this week's eleventylife...

-Find out more about Mallory and Scott @ The Rough & Tumble

-Check out their new album Cardboard and Christmas Lights on itunes.

-Stream Cardboard and Christmas Lights on Spotify

Jun 2, 2017

Matt, Davey and Rob are joined by Jonathan Stephens for round #2 of some of their most incriminating road stories during their years spent touring. Jonathan desecrates a Japanese temple and gets kicked out of a bar. Matt steals other people's food in a restaurant and picks a fight with a hardcore band. You won't want to miss some of their most cringeworthy moments right here on eleventylife...

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

-Follow us on Twitter - @eleventymatt & @eleventyrock

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by The Jellyrox

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

May 26, 2017

Matt, Davey and Rob are joined by Jonathan Stephens to recount some of their most incriminating road stories during their years spent touring. Hands down, one of the messiest episodes to date, you won't want to miss Jonathan's impeccable sense of story-telling.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

-Follow us on Twitter - @eleventymatt & @eleventyrock

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by The Jellyrox

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

May 19, 2017

All bands break up eventually, and eleventyseven was no different. Hear Matt, Davey and Rob recount the awkwardness of their final days together, and the honest truth behind how they felt to part ways and separate.  

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

-Follow us on Twitter - @eleventymatt & @eleventyrock

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by The Jellyrox

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

May 19, 2017

Ever wonder what happens after bands break up? What kind of day jobs or gigs do band members end up with once they're not living on the road anymore? Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven reunite with their drummer Jonathan Stephens to discuss what it was like to break up, and how their lives changed after the band was over.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by The Jellyrox 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

 

May 12, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven and their friend Rob read through some of the worst reviews the band has ever received about their music. The internet can be a brutal place for artists, and this week on eleventylife the guys find out just how hated their band can be. This is a highlight of Season 2 that you won't want to miss... 

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

-Follow us on Twitter - @eleventymatt & @eleventyrock

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by The Jellyrox

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

 

May 5, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven and Rob Johnston discuss the writing and production process behind their 4th studio album, Sugarfist. Find out the stories behind the songs, the techniques used in the demoing and writing process, and what it takes to be a terrible collaborator.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

- eleventylife is brought to you by Rock Candy Recordings. The easiest way to support this podcast is by checking out their online store.

- The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

 

Apr 28, 2017

Fans are the lifeblood of any recording or touring act. Matt, Davey and Rob of the band eleventyseven discuss the importance of fans and their role in keeping bands in business. Lots of fan stories, lore and lament can be found on this week's episode of eleventylife.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Apr 21, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven recount the final days of the band, the changes in how records are made today, and the complexities of internal and external factors leading to their dissolution. The guys discuss what breaking up looks like and and how it effects the way they view life now.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Apr 12, 2017

Matt and Davey and Rob discuss the impact of influences on their music, their lives and their worldview. This episode explores the process of songwriting, the way nonmusical influences still have an effect on the creative process, as well as the challenges of collaborating together.

To check out the full discography of the band and all the songs mentioned in this podcast, check out eleventyseven on Spotify 

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at   http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Jan 27, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Jan 20, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Jan 13, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Jan 6, 2017

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out our blog at http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Dec 30, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.co

Dec 23, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Dec 16, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Dec 9, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Dec 2, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com 

-The theme for our show is brought to you by http://www.thejellyrox.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Nov 21, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com and by 

http://www.saygoodnightkevin.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Nov 21, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com and by 

http://www.saygoodnightkevin.com 

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

Nov 21, 2016

Matt and Davey of the band eleventyseven explore the band's origins with the help of host Kevin McCreary and friend, Rob Johnston. They examine the journey of coming of age through an unlikely rock band from rural South Carolina. Part exposé and part oral history, they discuss the complexities of leaving home, indie and major labels, life on the road and the darker side of the Christian music industry. Eleventylife is the story of making music, making a living, and making it out alive.

- eleventylife is brought to you by http://www.rockcandyrecordings.com

- For more info, or to get involved with the show check out http://www.eleventysevenisalive.com

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