Christmas Music: Matt Zarley “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas”

TRR favorite Matt Zarley offers his take on the pensive holiday classic, “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas.” Penned by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane, the song made its debut in the 1944 Judy Garland film, Meet Me In St. Louis, but not before Garland and studio execs asked for a tweak or two. For instance, …

New Music: Ty Taylor & Matt Zarley Reimagine ‘Close Every Door’ From JOSEPH…

  Indie artists Matt Zarley and Ty Taylor have been friends for over 27 years – ever since they appeared on Broadway in the 1993 revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. In fact, the two talented men were both understudies for the title role. Taylor and Zarley went …

Music Video: Matt Zarley & Jeb Havens Honor Class Of 2020 ‘Stronger’

Award-winning singer/songwriter/producer Matt Zarley teams up with critically acclaimed indie artist Jeb Havens to honor the educators and students of the class of 2020 with a reimagined rendition of the Kelly Clarkson hit, “Stronger.” The GLEE-tastic music video, featuring a cast of 50+ students and parents from Canoga Park High School in California, was shot …

Jeb Havens, Matt Zarley & Julie Garnye Cover ‘You Will Be Found’

Another week, another Hump Day, another look out the window as the pandemic continues and I contemplate our relative solitude. Lately, I’ve listened to the urging of my better angels and find myself reaching out to check on friends, or as I call them, ‘family.’ Dr. Julianne Holt-Lunstad, professor of psychology and neuroscience at Brigham …

Christmas Music: Matt Zarley “Don’t Save It All For Christmas Day”

Matt Zarley released his new music video today, “Don’t Save It All For Christmas Day,” which shares a true nugget of wisdom: express that love and joy for people in your life every day, not just those ‘special’ moments during the holidays. Longtime readers will recognize a cameo by my handsome hubby, Michael, and our …

Pride Music: Matt Zarley “Change Begins With Me”

Billboard recording artist, Broadway veteran and People Magazine’s first-ever openly gay“Hottest Bachelor,” Matt Zarley has received critical acclaim as an out LGBTQ artist for years. It’s worth noting Zarley was never closeted as an artist. Long before it was considered ‘brave’ decided to come out, Zarley proudly took center stage – no mask, no hiding. In …

Out Music: Billy Porter & Matt Zarley Cover 90s Anthem “You Gotta Be”

Billy Porter Billy Porter (Golden Globe nod – FX’s Pose, Tony Award winner Kinky Boots) has teamed up with two-time Out Music Award winner Matt Zarley to record their take on the empowering 1995 Des’ree hit, “You Gotta Be.” All of the proceeds from the single will benefit the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Youth Center. Close …