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The Mt Promise

A music project by Matt Thompson


Matt’s lyrics were called “good” by author and guerrilla ontologist Robert Anton Wilson.


Matt’s guitar playing was called “surprisingly frantic” by Blue Öyster Cult’s Buck Dharma.


Upcoming Album

Check out what all this effusive praise is about…


Preview Songs

Listen to the first singles from the upcoming album The MT Promise Are the Prescott Subdivision Moms Club Widowers…


Matt Thompson is the creator of the zine Critical Hit Parader: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Role Playing Magazine ( The zine provides tabletop roleplaying game (TTRPG) content in the spirit of vintage rock magazines like Creem, Circus, and Hit Parader. His companion Critical Hit Parader newsletter covering the intersection of rock music and TTRPGs is available at Matt is the host of the Appendix LP podcast in which he interviews game designers about the music that inspires their game play and design. He is also a regular panelist on The Contrarians Youtube music channel. He was a contributor to the book Dominance and Submission: The Blue Öyster Cult Canon by Martin Popoff.

A guitarist and songwriter, his upcoming album is called The Matt Thompson Promise are the Prescott Subdivision Moms Club Widowers.