New Jersey alternative rockers Serious Matters have unveiled their debut album. 10/08/2020 News 2 New Jersey alternative rockers Serious Matters have unveiled their debut album. ‘Mistaking Wasps for Dragonflies’ (YouTube/Spotify) offers a candid but relatable look at the struggles of mental health, with the band nodding heavily to the 00’s alternative rock/post-hardcore scene on their rookie LP. Watch Serious Matters’ new lyric video for Night Terrors Formed in 2016 by Criss Madd and Kenny Byles with only a few demos in hand, Serious Matters emerged onto the scene into 2016 with debut EP ‘Can You See the Sky from Here?’. With momentum continuing to steadily build across the Northeast, 2017 saw the release of follow up ‘Through It All’, a promising follow up showcasing a grit and determination than personifies the young band. The New Jersey outfit take influence from across alternative rock, post-hardcore and punk, delivering a sound that balances impactful, driving guitars with emotive lyricism; nods to the likes of Thrice, Taking Back Sunday and Coheed & Cambria evident on Serious Matters’ new full-length, ‘Mistaking Wasps for Dragonflies’ ‘Mistaking Wasps for Dragonflies’ (YouTube/Spotify) is out now, worldwide. Links: Facebook Twitter Bandcamp Instagram Serious Matters is: Criss Madd – Guitar Kenny Byles – Guitar/Vocals Daryian Kelton – Drums Matt Sandelman – Vocals Mike Seltzer – Bass Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.