AnchorMusicRob: How is it going?
Mattie:We are in Milwaukee on an off day.
AnchorMusicNews:How is the tour with We Came As Romans going?
Mattie: It is going great. We have played 1 show and done other shows. We Came As Romans and The Color Morale are good friends.
AnchorMusicRob: I saw you guys in Houston with We Came As Romans 4 years ago.
Mattie: Right on
AnchorMusicRob:What would be your dream tour?
Mattie: Andy Mineo, Incubus, and Rage Against the Machine
AnchorMusicRob:What are your favorite venues?
Mattie: Houston House of Blues, The Glass House-Pomona, California, The Door-Dallas has a great crowd, Soma-San Diego, and Crofoot-Pontiac
AnchorMusicRob: How does your faith impact the live show?
Mattie: It is my life and who I am. It is the defining thing and who called God me to be. I want people to begin a relationship with Jesus.
AnchorMusicRob: Are people receptive to your message?
Mattie: Some people are and aren’t. There is a whole spectrum. Every band has a message. Terror is to get people moshing. The Color Morale is hope. Attila is party and don’t care. We have the power to change people.
Are you a Christian?
AnchorMusicRob: Yes I am. Sleeping Giants Finished People from Sleeping Giant is wrecking me.
AnchorMusicRob:How has your message evolved or stayed the same over the years?
Mattie: I started preaching the Gospel and would talk on stage about prophecy, prayer, and fasting. 3 years ago God was refining me. People need the Gospel and help through Jesus. I am there to encourage and encounter their walk with Jesus.
AnchorMusicRob:What are hobbies you have?
I try to go to the gym everyday.
I am into body building.
AnchorMusicRob:What are your favorite sports teams?
Mattie: Raiders and Alabama Football
AnchorMusicRob: Thank you for your time.
Mattie: Your welcome