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October 25, 2018

THURSDAY | October 25, 2018 | 7:30pm | Music Night at Bogies | HERMAN MATTHEWS & FRIENDS (Tickets $10)


Herman Matthews (born December 28, 1960 in Houston, Texas) is an American drummer and composer. Matthews works as a session and touring musician, most notably for Tower of PowerKenny Loggins and toured with Tom Jones for more than 7 years. He began playing drums at the age of seven and has been the backbone of world-class pop, rock, jazz, soul, R&B and funk bands for nearly thirty years.

Matthews has worked with such artists as Stevie WonderCeline DionElton JohnSheryl CrowHerbie HancockCarole KingJohn MayallSpencer DavisEdgar WinterLuther VandrossRebekahBob JamesBobby KimballKINAGeorge DukeKirk WhalumEric Burdon & The AnimalsDavid FosterMichael McDonaldMichael BoltonPatti AustinTeresa JamesRobin ThickeAngela WinbushThe Isley BrothersBonnie RaittTaj Mahal and Richard Marx.[2] Matthews' work appears on movie and television soundtracks, he was a house-band member for the hit television show, In Living Color.

Matthews released his first solo CD Home At Last in 2007.[3][4] The title track was featured in an episode of the Fox Broadcasting Company crime/drama K-VILLE starring Anthony Anderson and Cole Hauser.[5]

Matthews replaced drummer, Jay Bellerose (Elton JohnBonnie Raitt), for the Hugh Laurie, 2013 - 2014, World Tour. Matthews' first gig with the Copper Bottom Band was for the PBS, "Live On The Queen Mary", broadcast on August 3, 2013.[6] Laurie's 2013 album, Didn't It Rain, peaked Billboard Magazine'sBillboard 200 at #21 and was #1 on Billboard's Top Blues Albums.

This show features Herman and some of the many luminaries in the music industry he calls friends. It is a surefire winner and we are thrilled to be part of it.


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