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Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

The New Underground Bar and Grill

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic - 8:00 pm to Midnight

28 South 29th Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

I am scheduled to host the Open Mic every 4th Wednesday of each month.  Come out and perform or listen to the different performers.  You never know from week to week who might stop by to perform.


Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Wednesday, November 18th, 2015

Reverb Lounge

The Benson Songwriter Exchange Songwriter Showcase - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

6121 Military Avenue
Omaha Nebraska 68104
Price: Free

I will be joining several other members of the Benson Songwriter Exchange in a showcase of original songs. We will be performing songs each of us has written about or referring to the following topics: "Camera Flash", "You Can't Make Me Dance" and "Flannel Shirt". These songs are the result of writing assignments that we have been challenged to create during our songwriter group meeting. Each performer will display their own creative style musically and lyrically. If you like original songs, you will love what you hear.


Monday, November 9th, 2015

Long View Nursing Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1010 Long View Road
Missouri Valley Iowa 51555

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Rose Vista

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1109 Normal St
Woodbine Iowa 51579

Friday, October 23rd, 2015

Sozo Coffeehouse

Robert Matter - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

1314 Jones St
Omaha Nebraska 68102
Price: $5.00

This will be my first appearance at the family friendly Sozo Coffeehouse .   The Sozo Coffeehouse is on the fringe of the Old Market district of Omaha.  This is the type of venue I love....just me and my guitar sharing my music in a cozy atmosphere.  The Coffeehouse has a great selection of coffees and a large sitting area where patrons can sip their coffee and listen to music.  I will be performing songs from the "old folkie" days as well as some original songs that have never been performed in public before. 

Please be aware that the new parking meter rates for the Old Market area are suppose to be in effect on October 13.


Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

The Driftwood Inn

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic with Amy Gilreath - 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm

2701 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Monday, October 12th, 2015

Risen Son Christian Village

Robert Matter with Sweetfield - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

3000 Risen Son Blvd
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Saturday, October 10th, 2015

Private Party

Robert Matter with Simple Twist of Fate

Council Bluffs Iowa

Tuesday, October 6th, 2015

Crossbones Bar and Grille

Robert Matter Open Mic Special Guest - 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

5611 S 36th St
Omaha Nebraska 68107
(402) 905-3651

I have been invited to be the "Special Guest" at the Crossbones Open Mic.  Stop by this quaint South Omaha establishment. 


Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Bethany Heights Apartments

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 1:00 pm

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Thursday, September 24th, 2015

The Driftwood Inn

Open Mic Hosted By Robert Matter and Amy Gilreath - 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm

2701 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501
Price: Free

Amy and I will once again be hosting the Open Mic at The Driftwood Inn.  If you play an instrument, sing or have another talent you would like to share, come out and join us.  Or, if you would rather sit back and enjoy listening to several different musicians ply their talents please come out and bring some friends.  Each Open Mic is different and you never know who might show up. 


Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

Bethany Lutheran Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Sunday, September 13th, 2015

Elmwood Tower

Robert Matter - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

801 S. 52nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68106

Sunday, September 6th, 2015

Breezy Hills Vineyard and Winery

The 57 Chevys with Special Guest Sweetfield - 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

31735 Tamarack Ave
Minden Iowa
Price: Free

Sweetfield (Me, Bob MachMuller and Amy Gilreath) will be joining the long established band 57 Chevys at the Breezy Hills Winery for an afternoon of music, food and wine.  Sweetfield will be performing between sets by the 57 Chevys.


Friday, September 4th, 2015

Glen Haven Home

Robert Matter - 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

302 6th Street
Glenwood Iowa

Friday, August 28th, 2015

St Joseph Villa

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

2305 South 10th Street
Omaha Nebraska

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Driftwood Inn Acoustic Open Mic

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic with Amy Gilreath - 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm

2701 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Rose of Council Bluffs

The Matter/O'Bradovich and Family - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

2306 Sherwood Dr
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

My brothers, sister and In-Laws will be performing for the residents at The Rose in Council Bluffs. 


Friday, August 14th, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Saturday, August 8th, 2015

Benson Farmers Market

Robert Matter with Above Ground - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Omaha Home For Boys, at 4343 N 52 ST
Omaha Nebraska

Thursday, August 6th, 2015

Driftwood Inn Acoustic Open Mic

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic with Amy Gilreath - 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm

2701 Harry Langdon Blvd
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

I will be hosting the Open Mic along with my friend Amy Gilreath. 


Wednesday, August 5th, 2015

Storz Trophy Room

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

345 Riverfront Dr
Omaha Nebraska 68102
USA

Once again I will be hosting the open mic at the Storz Trophy Room.  This will be my final week as Rich Patton is scheduled to return from vacation.  In fact, he may be back in time to participate this week.  If you are a musician and want to perform in front of a safe non-judgmental audience this is the place for you.  We usually have a well rounded group of musicians sharing their music.  If you aren't a musician and enjoy hearing many different styles of music then this is the place for you as well.  Bring your friends along.   


Friday, July 24th, 2015

Barley's Bar and Grille

Robert Matter with Sweetfield - 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm

114 West Broadway
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

I will be performing with the band "Sweetfield".  This will be our first public performance.  We are expecting a great crowd so come early.


Wednesday, July 22nd, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Friday, July 10th, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Friday, June 19th, 2015

McPherson Health Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

St Joseph Villa

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

2305 South 10th Street
Omaha Nebraska

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Private Party

Robert Matter

Valley Nebraska

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Zurlo's Bistro Italiano

Robert Matter with Amy Gilreath - 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

13110 Birch Drive #100
Omaha Nebraska 68164

Zurlos Bistro Italiano is a wonderful quaint restaurant.  Great food and great wine.  This will be my first appearance there and I hope I will be asked back.


Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

Benson Farmers Market

Robert Matter with guest Amy Gilreath - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Omaha Home For Boys, at 4343 N 52 ST
Omaha Nebraska

Thursday, May 14th, 2015

Long View Nursing Home

Robert Matter - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

1010 Long View Road
Missouri Valley Iowa 51555

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Mothers Day at Prairie Crossing Vineyard and Winery

Robert Matter - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

31506 Pioneer Trail
Treynor Iowa 51575
(712) 487-3812

Do something a little different this year for Mothers Day. Bring your mother, grandmother, wife or any other person you would like to bring to the Prairie Crossing Vineyard and Winery. On Sunday, May 10th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm I will be performing at this wonderful venue.


Take Exit 47 from I-29 and turn right onto IA-92. Drive about 11 miles and turn right onto 290th Street. You should see a sign pointing to Silver City. Drive about 3 miles on 290th Avenue and turn left onto Pioneer Trail. Travel 2.4 miles and you will come to Prairie Crossing Vineyard and Winery.

Friday, May 8th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

Benson Farmers Market

Robert Matter with guest Amy Gilreath - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Omaha Home For Boys, at 4343 N 52 ST
Omaha Nebraska

This is the season opening for the Benson Farmers Market. This year it will be at a new location. The location is the Omaha Home For Boys, at 4343 N 52 ST in Omaha. Amy Gilreath will be joining me.

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Country Estates Papillion Cottage 82

Robert Matter - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

6082 GRAND LODGE AVENUE
Papillion Nebraska

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Bethany Heights Apartments

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Monday, March 30th, 2015

Fox Run Assisted Living

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

3121 MacIneery Drive
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Saturday, March 28th, 2015

ALEGEANT HERITAGE DINNER at The MAC CENTER in COUNCIL BLUFFS

Robert Matter - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

I will be performing in the lobby area as the attendees are arriving for this very special occasion.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Friday, March 20th, 2015

Glen Haven Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

302 6th Street
Glenwood Iowa

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Harmony Court

Robert Matter - 4:45 pm to 5:45 pm

173 Bennet Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Harmony Court

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1802 Wall Street
Bellevue Nebraska 68005

Friday, March 13th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Sunday, March 8th, 2015

Elmwood Tower

Robert Matter - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

801 S. 52nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68106

Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Bethany Lutheran Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Thursday, February 26th, 2015

Rose Vista

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

1109 Normal St
Woodbine Iowa 51579

This will be my first visit to this facility. I am looking forward to sharing my music with this group.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Friday, February 13th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 10:00 am to 11:30 am

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Friday, January 9th, 2015

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Friday, November 21st, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Saturday, November 15th, 2014

Bethany Heights Apartments

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Fox Run Assisted Living

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

3121 MacIneery Drive
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 9:30 am to 10:30 am

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Friday, October 24th, 2014

St Joseph Villa

Robert Matter - 2:30 PM TO 3:30 PM

2305 South 10th Street
Omaha Nebraska

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Private Party

Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, October 10th, 2014

Long View Nursing Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1010 Long View Road
Missouri Valley Iowa 51555

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Kikkers (Formerly The Breakaway Bar and Grill)

Robert Matter hosting Open Mic

1503 Avenue C
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, September 19th, 2014

St Joseph Villa

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

2305 South 10th Street
Omaha Nebraska

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Primrose Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1801 EAST KANESVILLE BLVD
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Sunday, September 7th, 2014

Elmwood Tower

Robert Matter - 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

801 S. 52nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68106

This will be my first appearance at Elmwood Tower. I am looking forward to sharing my music with the friends there.

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Kikkers (Formerly The Breakaway Bar and Grill)

Robert Matter hosting Open Mic - 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

1503 Avenue C
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Saturday, August 9th, 2014

The Backroom Lounge and Lake Ohana Market.

Robert Matter - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

23226 Centre Dr
Glenwood Iowa

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Bethany Heights Apartments

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Saturday, August 2nd, 2014

Benson Farmers Market

With Above Ground - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Military Ave and Maple Street
Omaha Nebraska 68104
USA

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Kikkers (Formerly The Breakaway Bar and Grill)

Robert Matter Hosting Open Mic - 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

1503 Avenue C
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Brookstone Village

Robert Matter - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

4330 SOUTH 144TH STREET
Omaha Nebraska

Saturday, July 12th, 2014

Benson Farmers Market

Robert Matter - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Military Ave and Maple Street
Omaha Nebraska 68104
USA

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Benson Farmers Market

With Above Ground - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Military Ave and Maple Street
Omaha Nebraska 68104
USA

Monday, June 9th, 2014

Bethany Heights Apartments

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 9:00 am to 10:00 am

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

The Millard Good Samaritan Nursing Home

Robert Matter - 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

12856 Deauville Dr
Omaha Nebraska 68137

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Benson Farmers Market

Robert Matter - 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Military Ave and Maple Street
Omaha Nebraska 68104
USA

This will be the first market of the season and I appreciate being asked to open the season for them.

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

Immanuel Fontenelle

Robert Matter - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

6829 North 72nd Street
Omaha Nebraska 68122
USA

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Fox Run Assisted Living

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

3121 MacIneery Drive
Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

I will be performing in the Coffee Shop area of the facility.

Friday, April 4th, 2014

The Addicted Cup

Robert Matter - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

1215 Leavenworth St
Omaha Nebraska

Friday, April 4th, 2014

Hillcrest Health and Rehab

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

1702 Hillcrest Drive
Bellevue Nebraska 68005

This will be my first time performing solo at this venue.

Saturday, March 15th, 2014

Bethany Lutheran Home

Robert Matter - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

7 Elliott Street
Council Bluffs Iowa 51503

Friday, March 7th, 2014

Private Party

Robert Matter - 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Council Bluffs Iowa 51501

Saturday, March 1st, 2014

Swirl Wine Bar and Shoppe

Robert Matter - 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

6006 NW 63rd Terrace
Kansas City Missouri

This will be my first performance appearance in the Kansas City area. The Swirl Wine Bar and Shoppe is an intimate venue just right for relaxing with a glass of wine and listening to the style of music I perform.

Friday, February 28th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

Friday, February 7th, 2014

The Addicted Cup

Robert Matter - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

1215 Leavenworth St
Omaha Nebraska

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Regency Retirement Center

Robert Matter - 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

1600 McPherson Ave
Council Bluffs Iowa

I will be performing for the residents of this facility during their Happy Hour.

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Private Event

Robert Matter - 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Omaha Nebraska

Tuesday, December 31st, 2013

Council Bluffs First Night

Robert Matter - TBA

At the crossroads of Interstates 29 and 80
Council Bluffs Iowa
Price: $10.00

I will be performing a 45 minute set during the Council Bluffs First Night festivities. I will be performing at the MAC Center. The time of the performance and the specific location for the performance inside the MAC will be announced at a later date.

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