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SOTW: Striking Matches – Missing You Tonight

todayMarch 16, 2015


Although you may have never heard of ‘Striking Matches’ before you may have heard their music. Songs including “When the Right One Comes Along” and “Hanging on a Lie” have been featured on ABC’s hit drama series Nashville and recorded by the show’s stars Sam Palladio and Clare Bowen. Don’t be fooled though, Sarah Zimmermann and Justin Davis are the real deal, based in the real Nashvillie.

Their music’s appearance on a popular TV show has helped them get an international audience for their music. The duo performed to sold out crowds when visiting London before even releasing their album (due out on the 24th of March).

If you want to see ‘Striking Matches’ for yourself you can catch them at Oran Mor in Glasgow on the 11th of May. To find out more visit


Written by: Chris Mackrell