Matt Sharp

Matthew Kelly Sharp (born September 22, 1969) is a founding member and former bassist for the band Weezer. In 1994, he started a band called The Rentals and released their debut album shortly after Weezer's first release, their second album in 1999, and an EP in 2007. In addition, he has released one full length album and one EP as a solo artist.During his time with Weezer he was known for his warm and fuzzy tone of his bass guitar and his falsetto background vocal abilities. During live performances he was the one that usually moved around on the stage the most, performing jumps, dances and slides. Sharp is left handed but plays bass right handed.
Posts about Matt Sharp
  • Dismissal or Withdrawal of a Criminal Charge

    … may be able to find reliable evidence and then present that evidence in such a way that the judge agrees to dismiss the charges. Even if a person has been convicted of a crime, finding a good lawyer after a sentence is handed down is a good way to prepare for an appeal. If you or someone you know has been charged with a crime, Matt Sharp can help protect your legal rights. Contact his office at (713) 868-6100. Photo Tim Pierce | Used under Creative Commons image attribution license 2.0 …

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  • Trio Makes off with $418,793 from Casino

    … someone used another person’s driver’s license to buy cigarettes or another person’s Social Security number to get a bank loan. In this case, the group used player cards in other customer’s names to get free slot plays. Even though the customers themselves weren’t being deprived of money or free plays, identity theft charges still apply because other…

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  • “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated

    … “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated Posted by Matthew Sharp under Criminal Law, DWI/DUI, Probation December 16, 2015 The Case of the “Affluenza” Teen In 2013, a Texas teenager named Ethan Couch made headlines after he was involved in a fatal crash after consuming alcohol. Many people were outraged after the teenager was punished with a sentence…

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  • What Constitutes Public Intoxication?

    … jail time or fines. In some cases, the defendant may be allowed to serve a term of court-supervised probation instead of serving any jail time. Hiring a defense attorney is the best way to prepare a solid legal defense strategy after being charged with public intoxication. Attorney Matt Sharp Can Help If you have been arrested for public…

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  • Arrest Record vs Police Records, vs Criminal Records, vs Convictions

    … one of these orders is not always simple. Hiring an attorney is the best way to find out how to obtain an order of non-disclosure or an order of expunction to conceal past mistakes. Attorney Matt Sharp Can Help If you have questions about your criminal records, please contact us. We will fight hard to protect your rights and your future. Call (713) 868-6100 or email for your free and confidential consultation. Photo courtesy of …

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  • Hit and Runs: What You Should Know

    … to show that the defendant was not responsible for the vehicle accident. This could involve introducing evidence from traffic cameras, police accident reports and eyewitness testimony. Additionally, the defense could argue that the defendant actually attempted to render aid after the accident occurred. Alternatively, the defense attorney could argue…

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  • I Was Arrested for DWI – Now What?

    … I Was Arrested for DWI – Now What? Posted by Matthew Sharp under DWI/DUI June 17, 2015 After being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated in Texas, people may wonder what will happen next. The state of Texas takes DWI cases very seriously. A conviction for Driving While Intoxicated can have serious, long-term consequences. Knowing what happens…

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  • Texas Statutory Rape Laws and Penalties

    … to $10,000 A conviction for any of these offenses can also lead to mandatory registration as a sex offender. Depending on the nature of the offense, this mandatory registration period can last for several years of it can be a lifetime sentence. This registration can prevent the offender from living near schools, obtaining certain jobs and requires…

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